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WRITING/READING

COMPASS Test Practice:
Placement practice focuses on basic knowledge and skill in usage and mechanics, as well as more rhetorical skills.  The majority of the questions come from the following categories:

Punctuation
Verb Formation
Usage
Relationships
Shifts
Organization
Spelling
Capitalization

HANDOUTS - Writing/Reading handouts to assist with COMPASS Placement Prep.

GRAMMAR QUIZZES

WORKSHOPS
-LTC offers workshops each semester for COMPASS placement - location and topics vary.

LINKS (FREE WEBSITES)
BOOKS SUGGESTIONS of Where to Find Books: Software available in the LTC:
  • AllWrite (Decatur) - Grammar and writing software with tutorials and practice exercises
  •      COMPASS Practice - software designed for COMPASS test preparation
  •      E-COMPASS - Diagnostic software for the COMPASS test
  •      Quantum & Reading Strategies - (Decatur) Reading comprehension and speed enhancement software
  •      Ten Steps Townsend Press - Text-related reading comprehension and vocabulary skills software

Additional practice resources may be available  in the Reading and Writing links on the Student Resources page.
See the GPC Learning Support website for the latest information and changes to the Learning Support policies.

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