Important Reminders

 The new schedule for tests is listed on the right hand side of this page.  Move your eyes over a little to check the dates!!!

ACT Test Prep

Welcome to the ACT Test Prep page. Here you will find resources to assist you in preparation for the ACT as well as links to area colleges and universities. Please check in regularly for any news and announcements.

Please contact either one of your instructors if there are any questions about the ACT.  The Guidance Department can be very helpful, too.  Please contact your student's counselor or call the Guidance Office at 531-299-2789.

Helpful Web Resources

Please take advantage of these websites:
http://www.actstudent.org
--Your beginning and end for test preparation.  You will need to create your ACT account here to register for the test.  Has a lot of practice and tips for each section of the ACT.  You can also do college searches and career planning.

onlineprep.act.org
our number one practice site!!

freerice.com
fun and helpful site for some ACT or other subject area practice

crackact.com
has multiple practice tests and activities for the ACT

http://buffettscholarships.org
one of the more important links on our page

http://www.sparknotes.com/testprep/act/
--A great review site with tons of advice and practice.

http://www.naviance.com
-use your account to submit college applications, create resumes and check on your status with your schools of choice.  Also has its own ACT practice.

https://www.collegeboard.org/
--great site.  has practice questions to help with the ACT/SAT.  Wonderful college search tab.  Can research colleges/universities based upon a location, cost, majors, tests scores and more.

http://www.mhpracticeplus.com/act.php
--A great practice site with 2 versions of each section and videos for tutoring.

JigZone
--want to practice getting faster on something fun?  This site provides  puzzles and a timer.  Use these to get better at working faster for the ACT.

Math Test Resources:

 

FreeSatmath.com-- a great website for both the SAT and ACT.  Each question comes with hints and help along with formulas. 


https://edready.org/home-- a great site.  register for free. take assessments to determine your test readiness.  review, reteaching and checking your progress are provided.

http://myclass101.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/ACT-math-formulas-interactive.pdf
--A pdf with all the necessary ACT math formulas

Erik the Red SAT and ACT math tutoring and practice

http://www.erikthered.com/tutor/act-facts-and-formulas.pdf
--A pdf with all the necessary ACT math formulas

http://quizlet.com/12774069/act-math-formulas-flash-cards
--A site that has all the math formulas you need for the math section

http://www.sparknotes.com/testprep/books/act/chapter10section7.rhtml
--some Trig. review!!



http://www.softschools.com/math/geometry
--great site for geometry review.  tons of stuff to do and very user friendly.

http://regentsprep.org/regents.cfm
wonderful site for review lessons and practice questions for all levels of math on the ACT.







English Test Resources:
https://myvocabulary.com/index.php?dir=test_prep&file=act-test-prep
--A free site with great practice

depts.dyc.edu/learningcenter/owl/grammar_topics.htm
--A free online English review site from D'Youville College.  Great for English review.  Contains numerous quizzes for practice.

http://thecriticalreader.com/complete-sat-grammar-rules/
The Critical Reader.  All the grammar rules you will need to know.

www.softschools.com
--click on Language Arts to review multiple English grammar and punctuation rules.  Numerous quizzes to help you prepare.

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quiz_list.htm

--another site with numerous practice grammar quizzes 

Studyzone
great website with a lot of grammar practice

Idioms
great site for reviewing idioms
Science Test Resources:
www.actstudent.org/sampletest/science/sci_01.html

--practice science questions with answers from the ACTStudent site
Greek and Latin Root, Prefix, and Suffix Resources:
http://prefixsuffix.com/

https://www.msu.edu/~defores1/gre/roots/gre_rts_afx2.htm
--a website from Michigan State University that contains the Greek and Latin roots we need to increase our vocabulary.

http://www.dictionary.com/

http://www.betterendings.org/homeschool/words/root%20words.htm#ROOT

--another site with definitions of roots, prefixes and suffixes.

http://www.studystack.com/matching-14490
--Greek and Latin Review activities

http://www.vocabulary.co.il/root-words/intermediate/root-word-meaning-match/

--review games
https://www.march2success.com/--US Army site with free registered practice

Union Test Prep--site with multiple practice links.  give it a try.

Military.com--more ASVAB practice



https://accuplacer.collegeboard.org/student/practice
some of the first material online for Accuplacer practice.  From the good people at College Board.

Instructor

Mr. Pulverenti - steven.pulverenti (@ops.org)

Important Dates

2017-18 ACT Test Dates

TEST DATES
September 9, 2017
October 28, 2017
December 9, 2017
February 10, 2018
April 14, 2018
June 9, 2018
July 14, 2018