This class is perfect for students preparing to take the Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT) or those who want to improve their scores. The course provides students SSAT prep materials, including practice tests and study guides. Students will take weekly, full-length practice SSAT tests to help them become familiar with the format and content of the actual test.
In addition to the practice tests, students will attend lessons in Verbal, Math, Reading, and Writing, taught by experienced instructors. These lessons will cover all the key concepts and strategies needed to excel on the SSAT. The verbal section of the SSAT will have questions on vocabulary, grammar, and sentence completion, the math section will have questions on concepts like arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and probability. The reading section will have passages and questions, and the writing section will test the students’ ability to write a clear and coherent essay.
Our experienced instructors will provide personalized feedback and guidance to help students identify their strengths and weaknesses and develop a customized study plan. They will also teach test-taking strategies that are proven to improve scores.
- SSAT Tips & Tricks for different sections
- Improve critical and analytical thinking with the Reading section
- Understand successful essay formats and implement to your essays
Students and their parents will receive brief feedback after each class, via Teachworks, regarding the student’s general participation in class. Students will also receive feedback on graded assignments via email. At the end of the course, the student will receive a final report card, which thoroughly speaks to their overall participation in the course, including major assignments.