Summer 2016 Sample Course Syllabus

1-Week SAT Prep Class Sample Course Syllabus

Class 1: 

General Overview of the SAT

SAT Critical Reading Test #1

Review and analysis of Critical Reading Test #1, including Reading Strategies: time management, “elimination” strategy,

*-strategy (Reading-symbol annotations) & vocabulary-building

(vocabulary-building books distributed to students)

Class 2: 

SAT Critical Reading follow-up test (CR #2) with strategy-review and analysis

SAT Math Test #1, including “Student-Produced Answers”

Analysis of Math Problem-types & test-review

Class 3: 

SAT Math Test #2 + review/analysis

Introduction to SAT Writing Skills Section: The Essay (including ACT-comparison)

SAT Writing Skills Test #1 (Multiple Choice) including Grammar Strategy & “Top 20 Errors” handouts

Class 4: 

SAT Grammar Flashcards Presentation

SAT Writing Skills Test #2 + hands-on analysis

SAT Mathematics Final Test + review

Class 5: 

SAT Critical Reading Final Test + score/analysis

SAT Writing Skills Final Test inc. analysis and “Top 20 Errors” review

Composite Scoring, including National Comparison & Score-Interpretation

Ivy Global NEW-SAT Book

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SAT-Prep 2-Day Weekend Workshop Sample Course Syllabus

Class 1:

General Overview of the SAT

Critical Reading Test #1

Review and analysis of Critical Reading Test #1, including Reading Strategies: time management, “elimination” strategy,

*-strategy (Reading-symbol annotations) & vocabulary-building

(vocabulary-building books distributed to students)

Introduction to SAT Mathematics Section including Student-Produced Answers + 10Q Introductory Quiz

SAT Mathematics Test #1 + analysis & key strategies

Class 2:

SAT Critical Reading follow-up Test #2 with strategy-review and analysis

SAT Math Test #2—Multiple Choice format & review/analysis

SAT Writing Skills Section:The Essay

SAT Writing Skills Test + “Top 20 Errors” handout – hands-on analysis (with ACT Comparison)

Composite Scoring, including National Comparison & Score-Interpretation

+ Ivy Global NEW-SAT Book

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4-Day ACT-Prep Classes Sample Course Syllabus

Class 1:

ACT Overview

Unlocking The ACT Part 1: ENGLISH

Hands-On Practice and Strategy-Review + Test-Scoring & Grammar Flashcards book

including: time management, “elimination” strategy, “bumps in the road,” the Essay + much more!

Class 2:

Unlocking The ACT Part 2: MATHEMATICS

Hands-On Practice with Strategy-Review and analysis including: time management; “easy vs. short” decision; “everything you need to know” formulas + much more!

Class 3:

Unlocking The ACT Part 3: READING

Hands-On Practice with Strategy-Review and analysis including: time management; elimination; “retrieval”-approach + much more!

Class 4:

Unlocking The ACT Part 4: SCIENCE

Hands-On Practice with Strategy-Review and analysis including: time management; the key to making this test the easiest part of the ACT—what others DON’T know! + much more!

ACT Composite Scoring + ACT/SAT Score-Comparisons & National Score-Comparisons

Return to the Class Information Page!

ACT-Prep 2-Day Weekend Workshop Sample Course Syllabus

Class 1:

ACT Overview

Unlocking The ACT Part 1: ENGLISH

Hands-On Practice and Strategy-Review + Test-Scoring & Grammar Flashcards book

including: time management, “elimination” strategy, “bumps in the road,” the Essay + much more!

Unlocking The ACT Part 3: READING

Hands-On Practice with Strategy-Review and analysis including: time management;

Class 2:

Unlocking The ACT Part 2: MATHEMATICS

Hands-On Practice with Strategy-Review and analysis including: time management; “easy vs. short” decision; “everything you need to know” formulas + much more!

Unlocking The ACT Part 4: SCIENCE

Hands-On Practice with Strategy-Review and analysis including: time management; the key to making this test the easiest part of the ACT—what others DON’T know! + much more!

ACT Composite Scoring + ACT/SAT Score-Comparisons & National Score-Comparisons

Return to the Class Information Page!