“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.” -Zig Ziglar
Zap Standardized Test Stress with levity and laughter. This is ONLY a Test! is an iParenting Media Award winning series that uses physical comedy, puppetry, and funny sketches to teach language arts concepts, test taking techniques, and stress management skills. The series has been aired on PBS stations nationwide, as well as ITV stations and thousands of schools across the country.
According to Teachers College at Columbia University, American students are the most tested in the world, taking more than 100 million standardized tests every year. Even good students can be derailed by the general air of anxiety surrounding these “high-stakes” tests.
This is ONLY a Test! zaps standardized test stress with standardized laughter. 40 short videos air for two months on the morning announcements in elementary schools, or as interstitial programming on ITV and PBS stations.
This is ONLY a Test…
- Instills Confidence
- Reduces Stress
- Reviews Study Skills
- Teaches Test-Taking Techniques
- Reinforces Common Core Language Arts Concepts Including: writing skills, context clues, summarizing, story structure, synonyms, homonyms, antonyms, compare and contrast, character, setting, plot, and more.
“These videos are a “must have” for educators looking for fresh approaches when working with students. We purchased a set of DVDs for every elementary school to spread the wealth of ideas.” -Janeen Pelser, Manager, Library Media Services, Palm Beach County School District
“The teachers and kids love them! We play them every year before testing season. They’ve been very successful.” -Chadwick Pierce, Marion County ITV
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