Winning Strategies for Test Taking, Grades 3-8
A Practical Guide for Teaching Test Preparation
Winning Strategies for Test Taking, Grades 3–8 provides a fun and engaging approach for developing effective test-taking skills in children. Chapters detail the coaching of test thinkers, test-reading strategies, and question–answer strategies.
Using various examples, planning guides, and models, the authors explain how to effectively help students prepare for different test formats, including:
Reading and analyzing texts
Writing from a prompt
The assessments highlighted in this book will empower students with the ability to choose, to think creatively and critically, and to gain better social skills along the way.
Kathleen Kryza is an international consultant for Infinite Horizons, which provides learning events for educators that advocates hands-on and practical strategies. Kryza is also a national presenter for the Bureau of Education and Research and the National Council of Teachers of English. She lives with her husband, cat, and dog in Ann Arbor, Michigan.