Search - Quix
Search - Content
Search - News Feeds
Search - Easy Blog
Search - Tags

Study Guides for the SAT and ACT

These are the books I recommend for studying for the SAT and ACT.

Use this book if your child is doing well in school 11 Practice Tests for the SAT & PSAT, 2011 Edition


Use the book below if your child needs more help figuring out basics of what the test covers Cracking the SAT, 2011 Edition

Use the book below if your child is studying for the ACT Cracking the ACT, 2011 Edition



Each test has sections that take approximately 25 minutes.  Have the student take one section per day, three days a week or more.  They can correct the test themselves, or you can correct it.  Go over only the problems they miss, and explain the correct answer.  The student will become more and more familiar with the test and what the answers the tests are looking for.  Each time the student completes a whole test, calculate their score on that test.   You'll be able to monitor their improvement.


Some families will intensively study for the SAT for two months before taking the test.  Other families will take a "slow and steady" approach, studying three times a week for two years.  It depends on the family, your goals, and how much your student will tolerate test preparation.


Another feature of the Gold Care Club is where I answer your biggest questions about homeschooling high school.
CLEP Exams: Grades or College Credit?
SAT Once, Twice, or Three Times Maybe?
 

Comments

No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Already Registered? Login Here
Guest
Thursday, 29 July 2021

By accepting you will be accessing a service provided by a third-party external to https://www.homehighschoolhelp.com/

More Encouraging Posts

  • From Freaked Out to Complete Confidence in One Step

    Let's talk about real feelings. How do you feel when you think about homeschooling high school? Do any of these words sound familiar?

    freaked out - terrified - hyperventilating - procrastinating - confused - stressed - overwhelmed - immobilized with fear - panicky - ready to run - obsessed - worried - lost hope.  


    If any of these words describe what you are feeling, I have a perfect free class just

    Read More
  • Simple Homeschool Writing Program for Middle School and High School

    An effective homeschool writing program for middle school and high school can be as unique as your student. There is no one-size-fits-all writing program, just as there are no cookie-cutter homeschoolers. Writing instruction doesn't always require curriculum. Sometimes you need to start gently, easing them into writing. And once your child knows how to write, you can use every day

    Read More
  • Recommended Study Guides for High School Test Prep

    High school tests are updated and changed fairly often. For example, the SAT® dropped the essay portion of the test in January 2021. It takes a while for the study guide companies to update their high school test prep materials. Find the latest study guide each year to be sure your high school test prep will be effective, to make

    Read More
  • Frustrated with High School Math?

    Let's talk about frustration with high school math. As a home educator, you have the power to make things better. You can decide on the methods and curriculum that best fit your child. The best part of homeschooling is our ability to adapt. There are three things you can do when a student experiences frustration with math.

    Step 1: Make your student's

    Read More
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
  • 32
  • 33
  • 34
  • 35
  • 36
  • 37
  • 38
  • 39
  • 40
  • 41
  • 42
  • 43
  • 44
  • 45
  • 46
  • 47