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Ch 5: SAT Writing - Writing & Language Test Practice: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The SAT Writing - Writing & Language Test Practice chapter of this SAT Prep Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about how to practice writing and language. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach how to improve errors and writing pieces that are required in a typical SAT prep course.

How it works:

  •  Begin your assignment or other SAT writing work.
  •  Identify the writing and language practice tips and concepts that you're stuck on.
  •  Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  •  Press play, watch and learn!
  •  Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  •  As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our SAT Prep Tutoring Solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn writing and language practice techniques and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  •  Struggle with understanding how to improve sentences, paragraphs or any other writing practice technique and topic
  •  Have limited time for studying
  •  Want a cost effective way to supplement their SAT learning
  •  Prefer learning SAT writing topics visually
  •  Find themselves failing or close to failing their practice writing unit
  •  Cope with ADD or ADHD
  •  Want to get ahead in SAT prep
  •  Don't have access to their English teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  •  Engaging Tutors: We make learning practice writing and language skills simple and fun.
  •  Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  •  Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live SAT writing tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  •  Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn practice writing on the go!
  •  Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning objectives

  •  Learn about how to improve sentences.
  • Understand how to identify sentence errors.
  • Comprehend how to improve paragraphs.
  • Practice the techniques taught on sentences and paragraphs.

8 Lessons in Chapter 5: SAT Writing - Writing & Language Test Practice: Tutoring Solution
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Single Blank Sentence Completion Questions: Strategies & Examples

1. Single Blank Sentence Completion Questions: Strategies & Examples

Learn about Words in Context sentence completion questions. Watch this video lesson to get some strategies for tackling Words in Context questions, and then practice in the quiz.

Double Blank Sentence Completion Questions: Strategies & Examples

2. Double Blank Sentence Completion Questions: Strategies & Examples

Learn about the Standard English Conventions questions on the SAT Writing & Language Test. This lesson includes an overview, tips, and some practice problems for you to cut your teeth on.

Improving Sentences on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy

3. Improving Sentences on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy

While the SAT may no longer designate certain questions as being focused on improving sentences, it will still test your ability to make a sentence both stronger and more stylistically in place.

Identifying Sentence Errors on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy

4. Identifying Sentence Errors on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy

While the SAT may have done away with a dedicated category of sentence error questions, that doesn't mean that you won't be asked to answer them. In this lesson, we see how to tackle these questions.

Improving Paragraphs on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy

5. Improving Paragraphs on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy

With the shift towards a passage-based exam, you can bet that there will be plenty of opportunities to improve paragraphs on the SAT. In this lesson, we'll review the skills you'll need to master those questions.

Practice with Improving Sentences for the SAT

6. Practice with Improving Sentences for the SAT

With the 2016 changes to the SAT comes a new way at looking at an old skill: improving sentences. See how you'll be asked to improve sentences on this new version of the most popular college admissions test.

Practice with Identifying Sentence Errors for the SAT

7. Practice with Identifying Sentence Errors for the SAT

Once you've learned what the identifying sentence errors questions are, watch this video to get some practice figuring them out for yourself. Explanations are included in case you get stuck.

Practice with Improving Paragraphs for the SAT

8. Practice with Improving Paragraphs for the SAT

The SAT has undergone some pretty big changes as of March 2016, but that doesn't mean that the skills tested in improving paragraph questions have disappeared! In this lesson, we walk through a few practice problems.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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