Get Ready! for Standardized Tests : Grade 6 by Shirley Vickery, Carol Turkington
  

Get Ready! for Standardized Tests : Grade 6

Written by Shirley Vickery, Carol Turkington
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Part of the Get Ready for Standardized Tests Series Series

Synopsis

Get Ready! for Standardized Tests : Grade 6 by Shirley Vickery, Carol Turkington

On your mark for grade 6. This book is the grade-specific test preparation every child needs. Remember those standardized tests you took back in grade school, filling in your answers with a number two pencil, never knowing what became of your test results or even how well you fared? Now your child is taking those same tests, but this time you have the tools you need to help improve his or her test-taking skills and scores. Get Ready! For Standardized Tests is filled with empowering information for both you and your child. This grade-specific test preparation guide demystifies and explains the test your child will take. Get Ready! For Standardized Tests enables you to understand test results and helps you work with your child in all skill areas, helping to maximize his or her potential to succeed. Developed by educational professionals and McGraw-Hill, the nation's leading educational publisher, this guide is brimming with expert tips for optimizing your child's test performance to help even the most test-anxious child acquire the skills needed to excel at standardized exams. Everything parents must know to optimize their children's test performance!Only Get Ready! For Standardized Tests features: Practice exercises that stimulate questions from all state-mandated tests Verbal and math skill-enhancing exercises Actual tests with answers Study tips tailored to a child's grade level Because standardized tests are given at different times of the year, choosing the appropriate Get Ready! Grade level is crucial to your child's preparation. If you are unsure as to which book is right for your child, consult with your child's teacher. Information includes: synonyms; analyzing information critically; capitalization and punctuation; grammar tools; fractions, decimals, ratios, and proportions; addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division; algebra and data analysis; and, much more!

About the Author

Shirley Vickery, author of Get Ready Grade 6, has had 23 years experience providing psychological services to public school students. She is the current president of the South Carolina Academy of Professional Psychologists. Carol Turkington, Series Editor, specializes in developmental psychology. Her articles on parenting and health have appeared in Parents, Psychology Today, and The New York Times.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
162 pages

Author

Shirley Vickery, Carol Turkington
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Publisher

Schaum Outline Series an imprint of McGraw-Hill Education - Europe

Publication date

1st August 2000

ISBN

9780071360159


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