Author: Erica L Meltzer
Release Date: 2017-02-21
Genre: English language
SAT Vocabulary: A New Approach covers key vocabulary for the Reading test, Writing and Language test, and Essay of the redesigned (2016) SAT. Written by two leading test-prep authors, this book offers an approach that is aligned with the new SAT's focus on vocabulary in context. Rather than provide long lists of words and definitions for students to memorize, it features thorough explanations of the various contexts in which vocabulary is tested, then gives students the opportunity to practice applying knowledge via carefully sequenced series of exercises.
An eccentric writer is finishing a manuscript about a rebellious boy named Huck when it suddenly disappears and in its place appears a strange contraption--a college student's laptop that has traveled through time.
Author: Charles Harrington Elster
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Release Date: 2014-08-26
Genre: Study Aids
An SAT and ACT vocabulary-building program in the lively form of a mystery novel. Now students who take these entrance exams can learn more than 1,300 vocabulary words, improve reading comprehension, and enjoy a good story all at the same time. Includes exercises, glossary with page references.
Author: Bryan Burchers
Release Date: 2013-09-02
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
"My students made six times more As...why hasn't anyone thought of this before?" - Melissa Skinner, High School English Teacher No longer do students have to try to memorize long boring vocabulary lists by using archaic rote memory techniques. Vocabulary Cartoons makes learning vocabulary fun and easy by using brain-friendly memory aids in the form of visual and rhyming mnemonics. A mnemonic is a device used to improve memory. It helps you remember something by associating it with something you already know. Mnemonic devices have been used in many forms including keywords, acronyms, rhymes, poems, songs and visual aids. For example, you may remember this mnemonic from grade school, "Columbus sailed the ocean blue in fourteen hundred ninety-two." This helps you remember when Chistopher Columbus discovered America. Vocabulary Cartoons incorporates a visual and rhyming mnemonic for every vocabulary word. Students learned 72% more words with 90% retention in actual school tests. This book is a must for visual learners, ADD, ESE and all college bound students. Excellent teaching resource for improving standardized test scores like the common core, SAT, and ACT. All 290 words found in this book are taken from SAT and ACT word lists and after every ten words there is a matching and fill-in-the-blank review quiz. Recommended for 7th - 12th grade students.
Author: Belinda Ray
Publisher: Spark Notes
Release Date: 2004-01
Genre: Study Aids
A counseling group and surfing in New Hampshire's winter waves help high school junior Kristen Carmichael deal with her parents' divorce and new relationships after she makes some very bad choices at school and with her friends.
Author: Erica L. Meltzer
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Release Date: 2015-06-15
Genre: English language
This updated edition of The Ultimate Guide to SAT Grammar provides comprehensive coverage of all the grammar and rhetoric tested on the redesigned SAT multiple choice Writing section. Dozens of exercises help students move from studying concepts individually to applying their skills in a passage-based context. Includes complete indices of College Board/Khan Academy questions, arranged both by category and by test. This book is intended to be used in conjunction with the Official College Board Guide, 3rd Ed. and with the Ultimate Guide to SAT(r) Grammar Workbook, 3rd Ed. (http://www.amazon.com/Edition-Ultimate-Grammar-Workbook-Volume/dp/1518794106). Errata p. 37, question 4. Choice D should read "sentence 3" (books purchased before 4/29/16). p. 56, question 5.3: A p. 88, question 5.1: A p. 119, question 3.2: A p. 121, question 6.2, answers should read as follows (books purchased before 4/29/16): A) NO CHANGE B) painting American Gothic C) painting American Gothic, D) painting, American Gothic
Author: Kazim Mirza
Release Date: 2014-10-14
Genre: Study Aids
The SAT Vocabulary Book - 2400 SAT words, SAT Vocab Practice and Games with Bonus Flash cards gives you the most effective method for building your SAT vocabulary from Get 800, a prep company of doctors dedicated to their students achieving their dream SAT scores. The SAT Vocabulary book is an essential part of every study plan to help you get a perfect verbal score improve enough to get into the school you want learn SAT Vocabulary in the fastest, most effective way possible Many students have difficulty on the SAT verbal section due to a misunderstanding of how to approach the vocabulary on the test. We make SAT words incredibly simple by 1. breaking down words into their roots, prefixes, and suffixes. In fact, by studying our unique SAT Vocabulary Book, you will unlock your ability to double your vocabulary in a month! Most of these words are also used in medicine, law, engineering, and business. 2. after learning the secret to increasing your vocabulary, the SAT Vocabulary Book then gives you plenty of practice questions and activities modeled exactly like actual SAT questions to work on.3. you'll learn some of the hardest SAT words through vocabulary games, so you'll be prepared for Test Day. Plus, you get special bonus SAT flash cards for buying your copy today!SAT Vocabulary Book Table Of Contents (Selected)Here's a selection from the table of contents:Actions to Complete Before You Read This Book Introduction Using This Book Effectively to Double Your Vocabulary in a Month Tips for Taking the SAT 2400 SAT Vocabulary Words Latin Prefixes Latin Suffixes Latin Base Words Greek Prefixes ... Greek Base Words The SAT's Hardest Vocab Words SAT Vocabulary Practice Fill in the Blanks Practice ... Long Passages Practice SAT Vocabulary Games ... Actions to Complete After You Have Read This Book About the Authors Other Books From Get 800
Author: Mike Barrett
Release Date: 2017-07
Genre: College entrance achievement tests
"In addition to extensive and effective training on every aspect of the SAT, the SAT Black Book gives you detailed, systematic, easy-to-follow walkthroughs for every question in 4 of the College Board's official SAT Practice Tests. The Black Book is a must-have in your SAT preparation, whether you need to - make a perfect 1600 to be competitive at an Ivy, score a 450 in each section to claim a sports scholarship, or anything in between."--Publisher.