Taking            Tests




How to score your best on any
            standardized test
The night before the test…
The morning of
      testing




Start your day as you
      always do.
The morning of
    testing




  Eat a good
  breakfast.
The morning of
      testing




Think of what you’ll
do to relax after you
  get home from
       school.
The morning of
    testing




Think positively.
In the classroom

Relax
Ask for help with directions
The teacher is there to help you
The test is based on California State Content Standards



        You have already studied most of the
        material y...
If you don’t
 understand the
question, ask for
       help.
Read the question and ALL the answers
               before marking anything
Multiple Choice Questions
Do not change your first
answer unless you are
VERY sure you’ve made a
mistake.
Multiple Choice Questions
Answer every question.
Make the best guess you
can.
Eliminate answer choices you know are wrong.
If you can eliminate two answers, your chance
        of choosing the right answer is greater.
Don’t guess blindly.
Think for a
         full
 minute, then
 choose your
best answer.
Skip, Return, Check
Always
                       check to
                      make sure
                        you’ve
                    ...
Reading Passages
                   If the test requires you to read
                   passages and then answer
         ...
Reading Passages
                   With several questions about a
                   reading passage or chart…



       ...
Math computation




When using scratch paper, double-
check that you’ve copied the problem
correctly.
Math computation




Line up place values correctly.
Math computation




If your answer is not one of the
choices, reread the problem closely and
try solving it again.
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  1. 1. Taking Tests How to score your best on any standardized test
  2. 2. The night before the test…
  3. 3. The morning of testing Start your day as you always do.
  4. 4. The morning of testing Eat a good breakfast.
  5. 5. The morning of testing Think of what you’ll do to relax after you get home from school.
  6. 6. The morning of testing Think positively.
  7. 7. In the classroom Relax Ask for help with directions The teacher is there to help you
  8. 8. The test is based on California State Content Standards You have already studied most of the material you will see on the test
  9. 9. If you don’t understand the question, ask for help.
  10. 10. Read the question and ALL the answers before marking anything
  11. 11. Multiple Choice Questions Do not change your first answer unless you are VERY sure you’ve made a mistake.
  12. 12. Multiple Choice Questions Answer every question. Make the best guess you can.
  13. 13. Eliminate answer choices you know are wrong.
  14. 14. If you can eliminate two answers, your chance of choosing the right answer is greater.
  15. 15. Don’t guess blindly.
  16. 16. Think for a full minute, then choose your best answer.
  17. 17. Skip, Return, Check
  18. 18. Always check to make sure you’ve answered all the questions Skip, Return, Check
  19. 19. Reading Passages If the test requires you to read passages and then answer questions about what you read… Read the questions first.
  20. 20. Reading Passages With several questions about a reading passage or chart… Look for clues in the other questions.
  21. 21. Math computation When using scratch paper, double- check that you’ve copied the problem correctly.
  22. 22. Math computation Line up place values correctly.
  23. 23. Math computation If your answer is not one of the choices, reread the problem closely and try solving it again.

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