The series provides a review of important test-taking techniques. Improving reading comprehension during assessment testing is the goal of this series. Each of the four DVDs packs an on-target summary of the necessary skills for applying what students have been taught to the high-pressure setting of assessment testing.
Viewing time: 7-10 minutes each. 2003. $285.00 for the series with worksheets, or $215 without worksheets (please see the Product Options box above).
- Reading Strategies in Content Areas – Specific goals and tips for the types of texts found in assessment tests and test-taking strategies that help improve scores are covered.
- Summarizing Nonfiction and Finding Supportive Details – Reviews the steps that help to concisely and accurately capture the central meaning of the original text.
- Understanding Literary Devices – Reviews how questions are presented on literary devices: allusion, symbolism, figurative language, and imagery. Shows how to read and break down test sample readings.
- Analyzing Current Themes in Literature – Reviews tips and techniques for applying, explaining, and interpreting archetypal characters, themes, and settings.
Purchase the poster set that complements this series: Excellent Test Reading Comprehension Poster Set.