`Lesson Plan Taking Numerical TestsSupporting Materials:Taking Numerical Tests PowerPoint Psychometric Tests (Numerical) Booklet Loop Card Activity ­ Introductory (online version here) Loop Card Activity ­ Advanced (online version here) eFinancial Careers Test Questions Percentages ­ short questionsAnticipated issues:Varying amount of previous knowledge/experience of taking numerical testsDesigned and developed by [email protected], University of Leeds, 2010http://skills.library.leeds.ac.uk/improve_your_maths.phpTiming 5 minSubject / Heading IntroductionActivity / Notes Welcome, introduce yourself and the aims of the session. Activity: Loop card activity - Introductory. Game to be played in pairs. Cards handed out and instructions given. The cards are to be arranged in a circle so that each card is placed next to the card containing its answer. This can be done with the paper version of the cards, or the online version.5 minWhat are psychometric tests?Illicit from students what they know about the tests and why they are used; what to expect Some info from students about what they know from.10 minBefore the testActivity: Percentage short questions worksheet/loop card activity. Students work in pairs or independently. Can use a calculator. Tutor to help students as they complete the question sheet. Give out answers. Talk about misconceptions and pitfalls.Designed and developed by [email protected], University of Leeds, 2010http://skills.library.leeds.ac.uk/improve_your_maths.php15 minSample questionsTest based around info in 2 forms ­ tables and graphs. Usually 4/5 questions on a table or graph Maths topics: basic numeracy, percentages, ratios and estimation 2 Sample questions: table and graph...students work in pairs with a calculator and tutor directing Students have a go at some more questions either on paper or online http://students.efinancialcareers.co.uk/numerical_test.htm5 minDuring the testDuring the test top tips. Illicit from students who have already taken tests some tips and then show PPT slide Further resources for help slide After the test tips.10Reflection on workshopShow PPT slide of aims of workshop and any questions Get students to fill in feedback form and give out summary bookletDesigned and developed by [email protected], University of Leeds, 2010http://skills.library.leeds.ac.uk/improve_your_maths.php`

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