OGT Student Survey - 13

Students: please take a few mintues to complete this survey to help the Shawnee Staff better understand your perception of the OGT.



  1. Taking the practice OGT in my ninth grade year prepared me for the real OGT Test this year.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree
    Neutral
    Disagree
    Strongly Disagree


  1. How satisfied were you with the OGT testing environment? Please rate how you felt the test enivironment was in your area?

            1 2 3 4 5      
      The Test Instructions were very clear. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      There were few testing interuptions. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      The overall testing room environment was great (lighting, temperature). Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  
      There was more than enough time to finish each test. Strongly agree  Strongly disagree  


  1. My classroom teacher, in each subject area, prepared me for the OGT.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree
    Neutral
    Disagree
    Strongly Disagree


  1. I studied and reviewed for the OGT outside of what my classroom teachers required.
    Strongly Agree
    Agree
    Neutral
    Disagree
    Strongly Disagree


  1. Overall, were the OGT tests as difficult as you thought they were going to be?
    Yes
    No


  1. In your opinion which was the most difficult OGT test? Which test was the least difficult for you? Rank the OGT tests with 1 being the least difficult and 5 being the most difficult.
        1 2 3 4 5
    Reading  
    Mathematics  
    Science  
    Writing  
    Social Studies  


  1. Before taking the OGT, in which subject did you feel most prepared? (mark 1 as the least prepared and 5 as the most prepared).
        1 2 3 4 5
    Reading  
    Mathematics  
    Science  
    Writing  
    Social Studies  


  1. Which of the following helped prepare you the most for the OGT (mark 1 for least helpful to 6 as the most helpful).
        1 2 3 4 5 6
    OGT Practice Tests  
    Mr. Mayfields' OGT Website  
    Classroom Textbooks  
    Classroom Activities and Projects  
    Teacher Instruction (lessons)  
    Individual Studying Outside of Classroom Requirements  


  1. Please tell us how hard you tried in each of the following areas of the OGT.

            1 2 3 4      
      Reading Tried Very Hard Did Not Try  
      Math Tried Very Hard Did Not Try  
      Writing Tried Very Hard Did Not Try  
      Science Tried Very Hard Did Not Try  
      Social Studies Tried Very Hard Did Not Try  


  1. For each section of the OGT, how many of the questions were things you learned in middle school classes:

            1 2 3 4      
      Reading None All  
      Math None All  
      Writing None All  
      Science None All  
      Social Studies None All  


  1. For each section of the OGT, how many of the questions were things you learned in high school classes:

            1 2 3 4      
      Reading None All  
      Math None All  
      Writing None All  
      Science None All  
      Social Studies None All  


  1. How prepared did you feel for the extended response and short answer questions on the OGT:

            1 2 3 4 5      
      Reading Very prepared Not prepared  
      Math Very prepared Not prepared  
      Writing Very prepared Not prepared  
      Science Very prepared Not prepared  
      Social Studies Very prepared Not prepared  


  1. The test and quizzes I've had this year in class had multiple choice questions similar to the multiple choice questions on the OGT:

            1 2 3 4      
      Reading None All  
      Math None All  
      Writing None All  
      Science None All  
      Social Studies None All  


  1. I felt like I was rushed each day to complete each section of the OGT.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Did the topics covered in the following classrooms cover the OGT multiple choice questions:

            1 2 3 4      
      Reading Prepared Not Prepared  
      Math Prepared Not Prepared  
      Writing Prepared Not Prepared  
      Science Prepared Not Prepared  
      Social Studies Prepared Not Prepared  


  1. In your opinion, which section of the OGT did you most likely pass?

            1 2 3 4 5      
      Writing Most Likely Passed! Most likely did not pass!  
      Reading  Most Likely Passed! Most likely did not pass!  
      Mathematics Most Likely Passed! Most likely did not pass!  
      Science Most Likely Passed! Most likely did not pass!  
      Social Studies Most Likely Passed! Most likely did not pass!  


  1. My classroom teacher prepared me for his/her section of the OGT.

            1 2 3 4 5      
      Math Did prepare Did not prepare  
      Social Studies Did prepare Did not prepare  
      Science Did prepare Did not prepare  
      Writing  Did prepare Did not prepare  
      Reading Did prepare Did not prepare  


  1. On the Reading Section of the OGT, which type of questions did you find most difficult?
        1 2 3 4
    Understanding Vocabulary  
    Reading Passages  
    Understanding informational passages  
    Understanding literary passages  


  1. Did you complete all the writing prompts given on the Writing Section of the OGT?
    Yes
    No


  1. Which type of writing questions did you find most difficult?

            1 2 3 4 5      
      Grammar The least difficult The Most difficult  
      Research paper organization The least difficult The Most difficult  
      Sentence Structure The least difficult The Most difficult  


  1. For the mathematics section of the test, how many of the test questions covered topics or material you have not had in your mathematics classes?
    None of the questions
    Some of the questions
    Most of the questions
    All of the questions


  1. Which type(s) of math questions did you find most difficult?
    Percent/Proportion questions
    The Algebra questions
    The Geometry questions
    Statistics/Probability questions


  1. I felt that using the OGT calculators on the math section of the test _________________.
    hindered my performance.
    had no effect on my performance.
    helped my performance.


  1. In math and science classes, I am required to show/explain the process I used to work assigned problems:

            1 2 3 4      
      Science Never Almost everyday  
      Math Never Almost everyday  


  1. On the Science Section of the OGT, which type of questions did you find most difficult?
        1 2 3 4
    Life/Biology  
    Earth/Space  
    Physical Science  
    Science Technology/Scientific Methods  


  1. For which portion of the Science Section of the OGT did you feel the most prepared?
    Life/Biology
    Earth/Space
    Physical Science
    Science Technology/Scientific Methods


  1. Do you feel that you would have done better if the Science Section of the OGT had been completed earlier in the week?
    Yes
    No


  1. When you reflect on the difficult questions on the Science Section of the OGT please explain which of the following are reason(S) why they were hard: "You didn't understand what the quesiton was asking, you didn't know the answer, you didn't understand the charts ."Please explain if there was other reasons!"


  1. Which type(s) of Social Studies questions on the OGT did you find most difficult?
    History
    Economics
    Government and Citizenship
    Social Stuides Skills and Methods
    Geography
    Individual Rights and Privilegdes
    People in Societies


  1. Did any of your normal routines change during the OGT week?

    I went to bed earlier than normal!
    I ate breakfast more than I normally do!
    I review for each test!
    I didn't do anything different than I normally do each week.


  1. In your opinion, what helped you the most on the OGT?


  1. What would you have done differently to prepare for the OGT?


  1. What surprised you the most about the OGT experience?