Write an essay where you tell us what test preparation practices work best for you and why.

My favorite test preparations

Many people struggle with test taking so they look for the right test practice skills for them. People even tend to suffer with test phobias. I have realized that skills that work for others may not always work for you. You should always find test preparation skills that works for you. Today I will be telling you my favorite test preparation skills and why it works for me.
The first test preparation skill I use is figuring out what learning skills work best for me. You should always feel comfortable and at ease when studying. I am more of a visual learner so for example I will watch videos on the topic I’m studying. This makes things a lot easier for me being able to see other people work it out while I follow along. This skill may not work for everyone, some people may be hands on learners which means they would probably do best with a study buddy.
The second skill I use to prepare myself for test is plan my study time. Planning your study time allows you to be organized which will then make things less stressful. Many people tend to jump right into test preparations not knowing how long they should study nor what their going to study, planning a study time makes things a lot more organized. This skill allows you to set dates for specific subjects you’ll be preparing for. You can also set times for how long you will be studying each subject. This will help you to not over work your self but still have enough time to gather the information you need to be prepared for the test.
The third and final test preparation skill I use is being confident. You must tell yourself your going to pass the test you’re studying for. It is somewhat like the law of attraction. You don’t want to be negative when studying for a test because it will cause you to doubt yourself and not see your full potential. Instead be positive and claim your A or B you want to make on the test in advance.
After sharing with you the three test preparation skills I use I hope it can be very useful to you. Your always able to try test preparation skills that others use but remember what works for someone else may not always work for you. I encourage everyone to find test preparation skills that works best for them. Always study and never give up, there are skills out there that can be of use for everyone.

Kendriona from Louisiana
High School Senior
Opelousas Senior High School