A five-lesson classroom or small-group program that packages effective test-taking strategies and relates them to the word FOCUS. Each lesson emphasizes one of the letters of the word FOCUS and students learn: F-FACE IT: Have a positive attitude about tests and pay attention. O-ORGANIZE IT: Organize your body in a testing position and organize the answer choices. C-CONQUER IT: Conquer negative feelings about taking tests. U-UNDERSTAND IT: Read carefully and understand absolutes like all, never. S-SCAN IT: Look over the test when you're finished, scan for any mistakes. This program will hold students' interest with the included posters, activities, and worksheets. Includes ASCA standards.