Test Prep Class IELP – PSU Institutional TOEFL Plan Name: ____________________ Please complete by: _________ Institutional TOEFL: Structure & Written Expr. incoming score: _____/ outgoing score:_____ Resource: Cambridge Preparation for the TOEFL Test 1. Read the strategies for Structure and Written Expression on pp. 120-121. Also, orient yourself to the test by reading on the Learner Web about the ‘Structure and Written Expression’ portion of the TOEFL exam. 2. Discuss and summarize the strategies orally with your teacher and get feedback on your understanding of the concepts and more advice. Ger her signature & date here:___________________________, _____________ 3. Review the problems you missed on your diagnostic exam. Using the answer and diagnosis worksheet, determine which structure and written expression sections of the text you’ll need to study. 4. Below, list your top 3-4 problem areas, placing the most problematic first. Note the section number, page numbers and type of skill you’ll be practicing. Section number Page # Type of skill 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. Submit this plan to your teacher for approval and get her initials here.______________ Read the explanations, note the test tips, and do the exercises listed above in step 5 . Check your answers after you finish each exercise. Show your work to your tutor, ask questions, etc. Get her signature & date here: ____________________________, _____________ Get her signature & date here: ____________________________, _____________ Look at your errors on the Structure and Written Expression Diagnostic. Develop explanations for why the answers to the questions you missed are wrong and why the right answers are correct. Write these down. Share your explanations with an Institutional TOEFL tutor. She may give you more homework related to structures that give you trouble, including mini-tests from the problematic sections. Get her signature & date here: ___________________________________, __________ If the tutor gives you homework, do it and check it with her. Complete a Structure and Written Expression Practice Test (S99 on pp. 235) and check your answers. Enter your ‘outgoing score’ above. Carefully analyze any errors and put them in your binder i. Write the (incorrect) answer you selected ii. Write the correct answer iii. Identify what kind of mistake you’ve made iv. review the rule that applies to the correct answer Write a reflection on this part of the learning plan and turn it in to the teacher. You may meet with the teacher to discuss your progress.