TAKS Testing Strategies. Step #1. Turn each page Read the titles Notice how many questions you are to answer Look and evaluate the graphic Read each open-ended questions Read essay question. Step #2. Read the essay question Brainstorm ideas
Note: After you have completed the multiple choice, and open ended questions you will revise and edit your rough draft. Then rewrite your essay on the official essay document. (Make sure you do not do the revision and editing section of the test until you are finished with your essay in case you want to use the dictionary).
As you read mark any passage you think addresses the open ended questions
In paragraph three the author describes,”Direct Quote Here.”
supports your answer.)