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Parent here very little clue how to help my Son prepare - help me


Replies to: Parent here very little clue how to help my Son prepare - help me

  • 10s4life10s4life Registered User Posts: 670 Member
    edited June 2017
    I took the SAT twice. The first time was my highest score. I just used the prep book. My sister is taking a prep course. I wish I had done that but everything worked out fine in the end so oh well.
  • theloniusmonktheloniusmonk Registered User Posts: 959 Member
    If your son is prepared to take it this August, you should do that. The college board did a good thing by offering an SAT in the summer so students can spend the school year on their courses and not stress out.
  • Anang27Anang27 Registered User Posts: 5 New Member
    edited June 2017
    I am thinking of sending my Son to a Creative writing camp - Interlochen Arts camp is one of them I am considering. It is expensive at about $5.5k for 3 weeks. Is this money well spent? Are there other creative writing camps that you can recommend. My Son has won several essay competitions, he is very good at writing and is self motivated when it comes to writing. Thanks in advance for any recommendations with regard to creative creative writing camps
  • apraxiamomapraxiamom Registered User Posts: 412 Member
    My son took the test cold. No prep.
  • bjkmombjkmom Registered User Posts: 5,100 Senior Member
    Here's a resource I like a lot and recommend to my SAT prep classes: https://www.workman.com/features/up-your-score/

    It's all strategy on beating the test. You can find it at amazon or B&N.
  • LindagafLindagaf Registered User Posts: 7,087 Senior Member
    Post in the summer camp forum for answers about summer camp.
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