ereadinggames.com/orpheus/ - Figurative Language Game
Test Practice Websites:
https://benchprep.com/act/games - ACT practice/games
Top Ten Test-Taking Tips for Students
Explore this top ten list to get advice on what to do before and during tough tests. These tips are aimed especially at middle-schoolers.
This site offers free test preparation for the SAT and ACT. Features include vocabulary-builders, tutorials, exam information, and more.
ACT Assessment: Test Preparation
This ACT Assessment site offers test-taking tips and strategies, as well as samples of English, Math, Reading, and Science questions. CollegeBoard's Free SAT Practice
Online SAT Practice
SAT and ACT Flashcard Review
ACT/SAT Test Taking Strategies
ACT Test Taking Strategies
ACT Strategies for English and Reading
Sample English Questions for the ACT (from ACT Web Page)
Sample Writing Prompt for the ACT (from the ACT Web Page)
Sample ACT Reading Questions (from the ACT Web Page)
ACT Essay Writing Hints
WCPSS ACT Essay Hints
ACT READING TEST OVERVIEW
ACT TEST STRATEGIES
Use these tips to help you do your best on the test.
ACT READING TEST STRATEGIES
Check out these helpful hints.
PLAN (pre-ACT) Practice Questions from ALL Subject Areas
English Grammar Questions and Rhetorical Skills. Many students score low in rhetorical skills. Click here to learn what rhetorical skills are.
ACT Practice Site
You need to register to take this site and it says you can ONLY take each test once. However, it provides an OVERVIEW and DESCRIPTION of the various tests in the DEMO section and then gives actual SAMPLE questions complete w/ immediate feedback. It even gives you info about the questions you get wrong and lets you try them AGAIN.
Examples of Idioms
100 MOST COMMON COLLEGE ENTRY APPLICATION PROMPTS
We will read over some practice passages in four minutes and see how well you can do answering the related questions.
SPEED READING ACTIVITY
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ONLINE SCANNING EXERCISE
GREAT TEST PREP SITE
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GRAMMAR & VOCABULARY GAMES:
Free Rice Build your vocabulary and donate food to those in need at the same time.
Figurative Language Hangman Play Hangman using Poetry/Figurative Language Terms
Figurative Language Quiz Game Race against yourself or an opponent to the top
Order Me Around This game reinforces sequencing skills in science, vocabulary, and geography.
Paint by Idiom Matching idioms with their correct definition is the goal of this game.
The Plural Girls Students practice recognizing the correct forms of plurals.
Stay Alfoat This version of Hangman tests kids' vocabulary in all areas.
Wacky Tales Type in parts of speech to finish the story.
Grammar Blast This is the site that is geared 6-8. Google Grammar Blast if you want to review on the 3-5 site prior to using this one.
BRAINPOP https://www.brainpop.com/ Brief educational videos, quizzes, and corresponding materials.Log In - Ronkonkoma Password - Brainpop
GRAMMAR NINJA http://www.kwarp.com/portfolio/grammarninja.html
See if you can find all the words by matching the word halves!
Figure out what the letters and numbers stand for. We'll give you a hint if you need it!
Search for words until you find them all!
Wordy Nursery Rhymes
We've complicated the names of popular nursery rhymes. See if you can figure them out!
- Magnetic Poetry
Drag and drop words to create poems.
Solve word puzzles and play interactive word games.
- Shakespearean Insults
Create your own!
Test yourself with word puzzles.