101 ACT Science Vocabulary Words You Should Know | Albert.io

Note from Link Private Tutoring. I really like this list of ACT science terms as well as the advice on using flash cards and learning 10-20 words at a time. That means start studying these words today! Key concepts to know: direct and inverse relationship, control, control group, experimental group, independent variable, dependent variable, controlledContinue reading “101 ACT Science Vocabulary Words You Should Know | Albert.io”

Transition Word Practice

Many students have trouble choosing the correct conjunctive adverb. The key is to read closely enough to understand clearly the relationship between the two parts of the sentence. http://www.mdc.edu/Kendall/collegeprep/documents2/TRANSITIONAL WORDS AND PHRASESrevised815.pdf

Church’s Chicken Community Scholarship Program – Scholarships.com

Church’s Chicken Community Scholarship Program Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $1,000 – Application Deadline: February 15, 2019 – The Church’s Partners Foundation, Inc. established a scholarship program to assist high school seniors residing in 16 eligible states who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for part-timeContinue reading “Church’s Chicken Community Scholarship Program – Scholarships.com”

Diversity Leadership Project Scholarship – Scholarships.com

Diversity Leadership Project Scholarship Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $1,000 – Application Deadline: August 1, 2018 – Diversity Leadership Project is a national organization dedicated to bringing the voices of high school students to the forefront on issues of diversity, racism, and inclusion, as well as other related issues teens face today. Our blog offers aContinue reading “Diversity Leadership Project Scholarship – Scholarships.com”

How to Get Higher Reading Scores

Does your high-schooler need better reading and English scores on standardized test such as the ACT, SAT and PSAT? Find a high interest novel or even a magazine and give it to your child to read during winter break. Read the same book yourself and every day ask your child questions along the lines ofContinue reading “How to Get Higher Reading Scores”

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I am a certified teacher, having taught ACT prep, as well as run my own tutoring business, for eight years. My certification areas are English 6-12 with a reading endorsement, and ESOL endorsement and differentiated learning. I have been trained in AP Lang and Lit. I am also certified in business education. I primarily tutorContinue reading “About Your Tutor”

What’s on the ACT English test?

The ACT English test is 45 minutes long with 75 items. Grammar and Usage makes up 16% of the test, Sentence Structure is 24%, and Punctuation is 13%. The rest of the English test comes under the heading Rhetorical Skills. Strategy (Author’s purpose) makes up 16%, Organization (development, passage structure) is 15% and Style (wordContinue reading “What’s on the ACT English test?”

ACT and SAT College Test Prep Services. Private test reviews available by appointment in Covington, La.

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