• Test-Taking Tips:

    • Read the questions first.
    • Look back in the story for answer.
    • Look for new vocabulary words either written in bold or in italics.
    • Use clues.
    • Write neatly.
    • Begin sentences in different ways.
    • Take notes.
    • Listen carefully.
    • Use words you can spell.
    • Use interesting words.
    • Follow directions.
    • Check your spelling and punctuation.
    • Restate the question in your answer.
    • Answer all parts of the question.
    • FOCUS.
    • Don't forget to EDIT.
    • Plan your time wisely. Don't waste time, but don't rush.

     

    Multiple-Choice Test Taking Tips:

    • Read all the choices first.
    • Go back to the text and locate the answer.