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Preparing for Standardized Tests: Reading

 

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Preparing for Standardized Tests: Reading is a comprehensive, engaging iPad and iPhone app designed for any high school student preparing to take the SAT or ACT test.

Preparing for Standardized Tests, Reading  - Green Light Learning Tools
Preparing for Standardized Tests, Reading  - Green Light Learning Tools

 

Product Description

Practice Tests: The app includes four practice tests that accurately reflect the full range of types and difficulties of questions students will find on the reading portion of the ACT and SAT tests. Each question is timed for one minute to help students manage their time. By taking the practice tests, users can gauge how well they are likely to do on the actual test and which concepts they need to review. Each question is linked to and correlated with a brief lesson that gives a step-by-step method to solving that type of question.

Lessons: The app also includes 18 lessons that reflect the concepts students need to understand in order to answer reading questions on the SAT or ACT. Each lesson models how to answer two questions. By mastering the lessons, students will be well prepared for the full range of questions on the reading portion of the ACT or SAT.

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The four tests accurately reflect the full range of types and difficulty of questions students will find on the ACT and SAT tests. Each question is correlated to one of the College Readiness Skills, as well as to a lesson showing how to answer that kind of question. The 18 lessons reflect the skills students need to master in order to answer the questions on the SAT and ACT. Each lesson is two pages and models how to answer two practice questions. For each question, students are shown the steps needed to answer the question correctly. By mastering the lessons, students will be well prepared for the full range of questions on the reading portion of the ACT or SAT. Preparing for Standardized Tests: Reading is available for download for $1.99 and is compatible with Android devices, the iPad 2 or later, and the iPad Mini.

TOC

Lesson 1: Author's Purpose
Lesson 2: Topic and Main Idea
Lesson 3: Supporting Details
Lesson 4: Facts, Opinions, and Assumptions
Lesson 5: Summaries and Paraphrases
Lesson 6: Making Inferences
Lesson 7: Conclusions
Lesson 8: Generalizations
Lesson 9: Chronology and Sequence
Lesson 10: Cause and Effect
Lesson 11: Comparisons and Contrasts
Lesson 12: Context Clues
Lesson 13: Multiple Meaning Words and Specialized Vocabulary
Lesson 14: Word Part and Sentence Structure Clues
Lesson 15: Author's Approach and Point of View
Lesson 16: Tone and Mood
Lesson 17: Style and Diction
Lesson 18: Characters and Characterization