Tips for Getting Started

There are a number of tasks that usually need to be done in Star Reading Spanish at the start of a new school year. Select a task to see the instructions for it.

New school year checklist

Get a list of things to do in all programs at the start of a new school year.

Set the Extended Question Time Limit Preference

Extend the amount of time a student has to answer questions.

Set the Estimated Spanish Instructional Reading Level (SIRL) Preference

Changes the difficulty level of the first question the student sees on a test.

Print a list of student user names and passwords

Have this information on hand and review the procedure for logging in students.

Read and print the Pretest Instructions

Helps you give a basic test orientation for the Star Reading Spanish test to your students.

Review instructions for testing students

Familiarize yourself with the entire test-taking procedure.

Stopping a test

Be ready for interruptions by knowing how to pause or stop a test.

View scores

Review student test results and use the information to help plan instruction.