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Group Test Prep Class – PSAT8/9 | HSPT | SSAT

$270.00 every 2 weeks for 12 weeks

36 hours (3 hours every Sunday) $45/hour ($270/biweekly)

Class Schedule & Duration

Starts Sunday, September 16 –December 2, 2018

Every Sunday from 3 pm – 6 pm

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Description

Choose the appropriate test for your child?

  1. PSAT 8/9 2. HSPT 3. SSAT

When is the Test?

Admission to Science and Tech. (PSAT 8/9)                      Week of December 3rd

High School Placement Test (HSPT)                                   December 2nd or 9th

Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT)                          December 9th

Class Schedule & Duration

Group Class starts Sunday, September 16 –December 2, 2018.

Group class on Sundays from 3 pm – 6 pm

 

Estimated Weekly Lesson Schedule

Session 1:

  • SSAT Assessment with report
  • Test-taking fundamentals
  • Math Tips and Quantitative review

Session 2:

  • Arithmetic and Math Vocabulary
  • Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
  • Odd and even Integers, Positive and Negative numbers
  • Divisibility and remainders, Multiples and Factors
  • Fractions (reducing, adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions)
  • Decimals, place Values and Decimal Operations

Session 3:

  • Percent (Decimal and Fraction conversion)
  • Ratios and Proportions
  • Exponents and Order of Operations
  • Averages and Probability
  • Ordering and Sequences
  • Charts and Graph

Session 4:

  • Algebra and Vocabulary
  • Algebraic Expression and Equations
  • Translating Word problems
  • SSAT Function and Inequalities

Session 5:

  • Geometry and Vocabulary
    • Angles, Pairs of Angles, Parallel Lines
    • Triangles, Isosceles and Equilateral triangles
    • Area and Perimeter – Rectangle and square
    • Circles, Volumes, Coordinate plane, Slope
    • Graphing Lines

Session 6:

  • Synonyms and General Information
  • Anticipating the Answer
  • Secondary Definitions
  • Positive or Negative

Session 7:

  • Synonyms, Attractors
  • Roots, Common Roots
  • Word Groups

Session 8:

  • Analogies
    • Defining the Relationship
    • Applying the Relationship
    • Refining the Relationship
    • Common Analogy Relationships

Session 9:

  • Analogies, First and Third Analogies
    • Attractors
    • Being an Analogy Detective
    • Solving Backwards

Session 10:

  • Reading Comprehension, Active Reading
  • Mapping the Passage
  • Anticipate the Answer, Process of Elimination
  • Passage types, Answering the Questions

Session 11:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Main Idea Questions, Detail/ Supporting Idea Questions
  • Vocabulary Questions
  • Tone/attitude Questions
  • Inference Questions
  • Application Questions
  • Roman Numeral Questions

Session 12:    Final Assessment with Essay Writing

Additional information

Choose Test Curriculum

PSAT 8/9, HSPT, SSAT