Prepare for Digital Testing with Resources

Prepare for Digital Testing with Resources

The future of testing is rooted in digital literacy. And, for that reason, teachers are always on the hunt for websites and apps to provide their students a similar online testing experience. After scouring the Web, below are several resources that will help with this...
Decipher Literal v. Inferential Reading Questions

Decipher Literal v. Inferential Reading Questions

There is a direct relationship between a question asked about a reading passage and the type of answer required. When students don’t understand this, they spend time looking for answers they aren’t going to find and guessing at answers that are literally...
Motivate Students for Test Taking

Motivate Students for Test Taking

Several teachers sent information about ISTEP Pep Assemblies they hosted prior to testing week. Many hosted special dress-up spirit days. There are some really creative educators out there delivering test-prep tips and Test LadyTM reminders to students! Here are a few...
Remind and Encourage with Test-Prep Bumper Stickers

Remind and Encourage with Test-Prep Bumper Stickers

Bumper stickers are a fast, fun way for students to communicate encouraging sentiments and prepare for standardized testing. Teacher Pam Addison at Eaton Elementary School (Eaton, IN) had her fifth graders write last-minute reminders and words of encouragement to...