ACT Prep Session Information

PREPARING FOR THE ACT TEST booklet - FREE

These booklets are available to all students in the Counseling Center.  The booklet includes:

  • Full-Length Practice ACT Test {including the Optional Writing Test}

  • Information about the Multiple-Choice and Writing Sections

  • Test-Taking Strategies

  • What to Expect on Test Day

This is a great place to start!  I also encourage students to watch videos about test day so they feel prepared as well.

  

ACT FREE PREP RESOURCES - FREE

https://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act/test-preparation/free-act-test-prep.html

 

SOUTHEAST  OF SALINE - FREE

Option 1. Contact Mrs. Haden in the Counseling Center

We offer a virtual ACT Prep Course through Odysseyware that covers:

  • Modules on English, math, reading, and science

  • Includes orientation to the ACT Prep Test

  • Four practice tests, each with 215 assessment items with rationales

This preparatory course is for ANY STUDENT who is looking to prepare for the ACT Test.  All you need is your Chromebook and an internet connection to prepare for the ACT anytime, anywhere and at your own pace.  This is a free course.

 Option 2. Method Test Prep on XELLO

Method Test Prep offers a self-paced online test prep program crafted by experts that helps students build their math, reading, writing, and SAT/ACT test prep skills.

POWERPREP - varies 

https://powerprepinc.com/

Students gain insight into the test’s content and format while learning practical test-taking strategies for maximizing their test score. Students learn how to control the test rather than letting it control them!  They are based out of Manhattan, KS and they offer a variety of test prep options from individual tutoring, small group tutoring, one-session ACT class, or a two-session ACT class.  They have classes inperson and available via Zoom.

  

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY - $65

https://www.k-state.edu/admissions/undergrad/manhattan/visit/act-workshop/

This class consists of five hours of instruction on the four ACT subject tests.  Students gain insight into the test's content and format while learning practical test-taking strategies for maximizing their test scores.  Students learn how to control the test rather than letting it control them!  ACT's Preparing for the ACT" is used in this class in addtion to our strategies.

 

KAPLAN - $399

https://www.kaptest.com

Choose from either in person or live online classes with the most live instruction available anywhere. Build custom quizzes and work with your expert teacher(s) to create a study plan that helps you focus on your weak areas. When you need extra prep, check out the ACT Channel! Prep smarter, score higher—guaranteed, or your money back.

 

VARSITY TUTORS - $53/hour

https://www.varsitytutors.com

Looking for ACT help on your schedule? Varsity Tutors connects you with subject-matter experts who can work with you either in person or face-to-face online via our powerful Online Tutoring Platform—whatever is most convenient for you. Our educational directors will help connect you with an exceptional ACT tutor who can best assist your ACT prep needs, whether you’re struggling with the science, reading, writing, math, grammar, and problem solving, or anything else. Let us help you succeed on your path to your dream college.

 

ACT Help Sites

http://www.actstudent.org/testprep/

http://domeprep.com/sat-act-prep

http://www.powerscore.com/sat/help/content_practice_tests.cfm

https://www.marcpsuccess.com/

https://www.number2.com/

 

SAT Help Sites

https://sat.collegeboard.org/practice

http://domeprep.com/sat-act-prep

http://www.powerscore.com/sat/help/content_practice_tests.cfm

https://www.marcpsuccess.com/

https://www.number2.com/