Test Taking Strategies Teacher Resources
Find Test Taking Strategies educational ideas and activities
Showing 1 - 20 of 94 resources
Test Taking Strategies for Teachers and Students
Test taking can be stressful, but using these test taking strategies can be beneficial for both students and teachers.
Reading and Responding: Lesson 13
Eighth graders explore reading, thinking, and test taking strategies. They explore nonfiction text and respond to the text. Students use context clues to define vocabulary words. They examine comprehension strategies and analyzing test questions.
Social Studies: Improving Academic Skills
Third graders play a variation of Bingo to reinforce study skills, time management, and test taking strategies. As the teacher draws key words, they offer brief explanations or descriptions about how the words can be used. As key words are called, 3rd graders mark them with an X.
Help Is On The Way!
Third graders recognize the attitudes, knowledge and skills contributing to effective learning in school and across the life span. They complete an inventory that self-assesses their ability in study skills, test taking strategies, and basic time management and organizational skills.
Reading and Responding -- Lesson 4
Fourth graders work individually with a tutor or teacher to (1) read a fiction selection, and (2) practice test-taking strategies. Reading passages and comprehension questions are provided.
Reading And Responding: Lesson 4 Nonfiction/test-taking Strategies
Eighth graders participate in a teacher led activity that focuses on reading nonfiction and test taking strategies. They examine the use of context clues to improve their vocabulary and summarization skills. Also, they complete the associated worksheet.
Reading and Responding -- Lesson 10
Fourth graders work individually or in a small group to (1) read a fictional passage, (2) practice test-taking strategies, and (3) practice using context clues to increase their vocabulary. Reading passage and comprehension questions provided.
It's Time for Testing Skills Rock!
Fourth graders take an inventory to assess their ability to utilize study and test taking skills. They receive the "Testing Skills Rock" song and start singing it. Students identify and underline the test taking skills mentioned in the song. They discuss with their partners why these tips are important.
Dear Sassy Successful Student
Fifth graders identify the people who are responsible for their success and their current studying skills. In groups, they brainstorm helpful studying strategies and develop a creative way to share it with the class. To end the lesson plan, they complete their own studying assessment worksheet.
Standardized Test Practice: Strategies and Nonfiction Comprehension
In this standardized test practice: strategies and nonfiction comprehension worksheet, middle schoolers read about strategies for multiple choices, then read a nonfiction passage about the brain and answer 8 comprehension questions.
Reading and Responding
Practice reading, thinking, and test-taking strategies by reading and responding to nonfiction, using context to define vocabulary, and finding main ideas. Read two passages about the Iditarod to practice these strategies.
In this percents worksheet, students solve 8 multiple choice problems pertaining to percents. Students write percents as decimals and fractions.
Geometry and Data
In this geometry and data worksheet, learners complete multiple choice questions about geometry coordinates, shapes, and bar and line graphs of data. Students complete 22 questions.
Reading and Responding -- Lesson 17
Continued from Lesson 16 - Students work independently or in a small group to (1) read a nonfiction selection, (2) skim and scan for facts, (3) complete a comparison chart, and (4) practice test-taking strategies. Reading passage, comprehension questions, and teacher script are included.
Reading and Responding: Lesson 20
Eighth graders are read aloud the material contained within the packet and discuss as a class. They then read a non-fiction passage and practice vocabulary, comprehension, and test-taking strategies.
Reading and Responding: Lesson 19
Eighth graders read a nonfiction passage taken from the newspaper. They summarize information. Students use a graphic organizer to find main ideas and supporting details. They practice test taking strategies. Students look at the passages about Black History Month.
Reading and Responding -- Lesson 7
Fourth graders work individually or in a small group to (1) read a nonfictional selection, (2) identify main idea and details, (3) identify the author's purpose, and (4) practice test-taking strategies.
Reading and Responding -- Lesson 12
Fourth graders work independently or in a small group to (1) practice test taking strategies, (2) practice using story details, and (3) use critical thinking skills. Reading passage, comprehension questions, and teacher script are included.
Reading and Responding -- Lesson 1
Fourth graders work individually with a tutor or teacher and (1) read a fictional passage, (2) practice finding key words in questions, and (3)practice using test-taking strategies. Reading passages are provided.
Reading and Responding -- Lesson 11
Fourth graders work independently or in a small group to (1) read a fictional selection, and (2) practice test-taking strategies. Reading passage, comprehension questions, and teacher script is included.