ACT Aspire Newsletter

March 2015

It's BACK!!!

The Aspire countdown is on.....Here is a one-stop-shop for all things Aspire as you prepare your students for success!

Be purposeful, intentional, and deliberate with every lesson, every day as we prepare for Aspire.

Aspire Exemplars....

For sample test questions, go to: http://tn.actaspire.org

See the chart below for user names and password info.


For answers to these questions, click here:http://www.discoveractaspire.org/pdf/2014_exemplar_actaspire_reading.pdf

Test Taking Strategies

These are great as reminders for students. You could have show your students 1 per day.

http://bcs.schoolwires.net/cms/lib5/AL01001646/Centricity/Domain/131/Test-Taking%20Strategies.pdf

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Can't get enough? Want more exemplars for Aspire practice?

Birmingham City Schools has a ton of links with exemplar items. Even if you do not see your specific grade level, you can utilize other grade levels in the same content you teach. Click here: http://bcs.schoolwires.net/Page/21404


Dallas County Schools also has links on their site: http://www.dallask12.org/?PN=Pages&SubP=Level1Page&L=2&DivisionID=4482&DepartmentID=13650&PageID=22586&ToggleSideNav=


Here's another one from the state of Virginia:

http://www.doe.virginia.gov/testing/sol/practice_items/