The NY Next Generation Learning Standards require students to read a variety of complex texts and answer complex questions.
READING: Rehearse • Master • Excel prepares students for the rigors of NY ELA Test by building specific strategies to master these standards. Using the method of direct instruction, review, and test simulation, students learn the standards separately then all together to reinforce their understanding and deepen learning.
SKILL SPECIFIC INSTRUCTION
INSTRUCTION, REVIEW & REINFORCEMENT
Rehearsal® MATCHES the NY Math
Test - Administer Test 1 to
establish baseline. Approx. 2-4 class sessions.
Differentiated Instruction - teach the reading skills; choose skills and levels and print lessons. Approx. 33 class sessions
Instruction - Review - Practice of the standards. Approx. 30 class sessions.
Predictor on the NY ELA Test. Approx. 1 class session.
Test-based instruction - teach the instructional sections
(1 & 2) in NY Rehearsal®. Approx. 4-5 class sessions.
PREDICTOR OF NY ELA TEST
Rehearsal® MATCHES the NY ELA Test -
Administer Test 2 to measure
progress. Approx. 2-3 class sessions.
Instructional Review - Go over each Tests 1 and 2 to explain answers. Approx. 2 class sessions.