Posts By: Melissa Slive

Get Into the Zone

Some of you may remember this tip, but it is so important to follow this plan over the vacation that I felt I had to dig it out and resend! Please share this with your child. At last, winter break is upon us. It is a time to celebrate family and a time to look… Read more »

Objective vs. Subjective

I receive many questions about understanding the difference between these two key terms — here is my answer! Subjective questions and readings are tied to EMOTION. Objective questions and readings are tied to FACT. When reading a science passage, ask yourself, “Is this an objective or subjective piece?” If the passage is objective, the questions… Read more »

The Ins and Outs of the ACT

Many students are taking the ACT on December 8th (if your child is NOT taking the ACT next Saturday please save this newsletter for a later time). I know most of you are like me – back THEN we only took the SAT! Therefore, the ACT may seem foreign to you and therefore overwhelming. The… Read more »

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