University of Houston - Clear Lake
University of Houston - Clear Lake

SAT PSAT Preparation Course

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, 11 sessions
Dates:July 30 - August 22, 2019
Hours:24.00
Instructor:Jennifer Ledwith
Fee: $499.00 Fee Breakdown

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Course Description

There will be a mandatory parent & student meeting on the first day of class - July 30th from 6:00 - 6:30 pm.
Fee includes textbook and instruction materials. Regular price: $549.00. Register and pay by July 23, 2019 and save $50 ($499)! Parents of students registering who are UHCL Alumni/Student/Faculty & Staff receive a 10% discount.

Learn how to use this important exam to earn scholarships!

  • Prepare to compete in one of the new non-need based scholarship programs: The National Merit Scholar Program.

  • Prepare for the newly designed PSAT that made its debut in October 2015.

  • In the first 30 minutes of the first day, parents and students will be informed of requirements and expectations.

  • Learn how to break down reading passages to answer questions quickly and correctly.

  • Learn the rules of Standard American English to tackle the tricky nuances of English Language questions.

  • Increase your vocabulary through reading, writing and speaking activities; open a new world of self-expression.

  • Learn tips for top notch use of your graphing calculator on test day.

  • The course includes 23 hours of interactive instruction − activities and challenges; not hours of lecture.

  • Feel more confident about the new exam SAT March 2016 & Beyond

  • Discover how to write a well-organized 2-page essay in 25 minutes

  • 12 hours of stimulating math review featuring total function recall, annihilating algebra anxiety, geometry can be ‘jiggy’, and disposing of distracting data

  • Additional practice exams for self-assessment beyond the class textbook

  • Math can be intimidating until you've experienced Jennifer's “3 U's” technique. We'll cover all math elements, from numbers and operations through algebra and geometry, to data analysis, statistics and probability. No one will be plagued by a forgotten math element or overwhelmed by extra data added to distract.

  • We haven't forgotten assessing your progress. Along with your textbook, class materials and homework, each student will receive a copy of The Official SAT Study Guide, March 2016 & Beyond including 4 real SAT tests and official answer explanations. You and your parents can be assured you are prepared for the SAT exam

  • UHCL's SAT/PSAT Prep Course is different than other programs

    • We maximize our time together with instruction including ‘timed’ exercises, not multiple sessions of practice exam assessments.

    • Essays, including college papers and scholarship applications, require more savvy and skill to stand above the rest. Jennifer will teach you how to artfully craft essays that stand out. Your new writing skills can launch you into scholarship awards and outstanding grades in the future.

    • Math can seem daunting until you've experienced Jennifer's “3 U's” technique. We'll cover all math elements, from numbers and operations through algebra and geometry, to data analysis, statistics and probability. No one will be taunted by a forgotten math element or overwhelmed by extra data added to distract.

    • Bring your graphic calculators to class. Jennifer will assure you are able to use them like a pro to move through the math section with ease.

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