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Scoring 5 Points on STAAR ECR in 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade

Hello there, teachers and students! Angela here from Custom Classroom, where our mission is to make test preparation simple. I’ve been delving into the released constructed response scoring guide for STAAR from the Texas Education Agency (TEA) for grades 6th through 8th. In today’s blog post, I’m excited to break

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Inference Questions

Mastering Inference Questions: A Four-Step Reading Strategy

In the realm of STAAR test preparation, one question type that often leaves students scratching their heads is inference questions. These questions require more than just regurgitating facts from the passage; they demand a deeper understanding and critical thinking skills. Today, I will walk you through example inference questions using

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STAAR changes

STAAR Changes – Here’s How to Succeed

Hey there, it’s Angela from Custom Classroom, and I’m here to help you navigate the changes in the STAAR test. We’ll discuss what’s different in STAAR 2.0, the importance of studying sample responses, having a strategy, and maintaining a positive mindset. By the end of this post, you’ll be well-prepared

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How to pass staar

How Do I Pass STAAR? 4 Steps You Need The Night Before

Looking to pass STAAR? The night before the STAAR test can be a nerve-wracking time for students. Emotions and thoughts may be running wild, but in this moment, what matters most is your mindset. I’ll guide you through the night before the STAAR test, helping you put aside negative thoughts,

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