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What is the SAT, and How do You Prepare for it?

The SAT is one of the most important tests students take in high school, and it can be a daunting experience. But don't worry! We've got you covered with this article.

You already know that the SAT is used to measure students' preparedness for college—and it's an excellent way to get into more selective colleges, too. But how do you prepare for it?

The best way to prepare for the SAT is to take practice tests in the same format as the real thing. This will help you familiarize yourself with precisely what the questions look like, how long they take, and how hard they are—all of which will help you be more prepared when it comes time for the real thing!

Online learning platforms may help your students to master needed skills via practice. Edform is designed to improve the quality of your lessons and make learning engaging and, at the same time, helpful. You can create fantastic practice worksheets with SAT sample tasks using all the interactive features, such as multiple choice, checkbox, fill-in-the-gaps, matching, etc. The teacher should not be stingy with feedback and give it in full. If a student has problems with reading comprehension, tell them about it. With Edform, you can provide meaningful feedback to improve student performance (read more about meaningful feedback and how to achieve it here). 

What are Some of the Best Books to Prepare for SAT?

Best books for writing skills on SAT

  • The College Panda's SAT Writing

Even if you have problems with written tasks, this book will definitely increase your performance and improve your results. 

The book has detailed explanations for each rule and valuable tips. You also have the opportunity to write test writing tasks, such as in the actual exam 

  • SAT Writing: New Grammar Tests

350 practice questions that will definitely help you upgrade your writing skills. A detailed description of the most common mistakes and how to avoid them.

  • Mind the Test SAT Writing and Language

This book provides a broad description of writing strategies and how to put them into practice. It also covers grammar and punctuation. Suitable for beginners.

Best book for math skills on SAT

  • SAT Math for Beginners

It perfectly covers all mathematical topics and almost entirely repeats the original exam. The book will introduce you to the structure of the exam and remove anxiety and help you immerse yourself in the world of mathematics. 

  • SAT Math Prep

The book is constantly edited according to student feedback and is one of the most practical books for SAT preparation. It contains realistic mathematical problems, solutions, and explanations to them. 

  • The College Board's Official SAT Study Guide

What can be more reliable than a book from the creators of the SAT? The book has no detailed descriptions, which is one of its drawbacks, but you will definitely find authentic examples and training tests. 

How to Write a Great SAT Essay with Edform?

Allow your students to practice writing with Edform. You can assign writing tasks, deadlines, and time limits. These settings will help students feel the imitation of the test. You can find ready-made templates for essays in the public library or create them yourself. 

Here are some excellent templates to use:

Further reading: How to create an interactive activity for your classroom with Edform.

What's The Best Way To Prepare For and Take The SAT Test?

Here are some best strategies that students can use to conquer the SAT exam:

  • Practice writing essays often so that you can get used to the structure of an essay and feel confident in your ability to write one on the day of the test.
  • Make sure you know the vocabulary words that will be on the test, so you don't have to guess what they mean or waste time trying to look them up.
  • Take practice tests under timed conditions so you can get used to working quickly without making careless mistakes. We have covered the topic of test worksheets in our latest article. Check it out!
  • The best way to prepare for it is by taking practice tests and learning from your mistakes to improve over time. That way, when it comes time for the real thing, you'll be ready!

Study better and faster with Edform now!

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