• 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