Exam Prep

Do not disturb Exam Time

Stressed for the Test?

Try a deep breathing exercise to reduce anxiety.

  • Inhale for 4 seconds
  • Hold the breath for 7 seconds
  • Exhale for 8 seconds
  • Repeat

Study Tips

  • Pay attention during review sessions in class.
  • Use the back side of this form to take notes on how to study for each exam.
  • Study for 15 minutes, take a 5 minute brain break, repeat.

Test Taking Tips

  • Read the directions carefully.
  • Answer questions you are confident about first.
  • Pace yourself.
  • Brain Dump: Write down important dates, formulas, and people right away so you can use for reference later.

Exams at Oakwood

  • NO hanging out in our halls and/or elementary schools on exam days.
  • Lunch will NOT be served on exam days.
  • If school is cancelled on an exam day, the exams would stay on the same schedule.
  • Arrive at least 5 minutes before the exam; you must stay in testing room for at least 1 hour.
  • If you have 3 exams on Thursday, you may move 1 to Wednesday or Friday (with teacher permission).

How to Study

Chart for students to complete for exam schedule and study schedule