Prepare for the AP Psychology Exam While Playing a Game with iScore5!
iScore5 AP Psychology is a new app dedicated to helping students score high marks on the AP examination that makes entertaining and engaging for students. The creators have designed a review app that functions like a game and helps students to master over 800 vocabulary words based on the course outline provided on the official College Board outline for AP Psychology. The app, however, goes beyond merely learning basic vocabulary by challenging students to master multiple-choice questions in levels of increasing difficulty. The app questions have all been written by experienced AP Psychology teachers or College professors of psychology all of whom are also AP exam readers.
The interactive interface of the app is easy to navigate, and students may choose to return to study mode to practice basic vocabulary at any point during the game. The app records a running score allowing students to monitor their progress. Within each level including the study mode the questions and practice items are organized according to the fourteen units outlined by the official College Board AP Psychology course outline.
How to Play!
Study Level: During the study level 800 key concepts for students to master organized by each of the AP Psychology units are presented in a flash card format. The study level is available for review at any level of the game.
NOTE: For levels 1-4 there works on a ‘three strikes’ system. If a student misses more than three questions within a unit, they will be locked out of that unit until all of the other units in that level are completed. Remember – students may return to the study mode at any time during the game to review. Once students have completed the other chapters in the level, the unit will be unlocked.
Level 1: Vocabulary questions at this level are organized by each of the AP Psychology units and presented in a multiple-choice format. Level 1 provides 20 terms at a time for each unit, so it is recommended that students play this level often as the app generate a different set of terms each time the student plays.
BONUS: Between levels one and two students have the opportunity to answer 20 multiple-choice questions for additional points that are based on the work of famous psychologists. The psychologist names for the bonus questions are based on those individuals specifically mentioned in the official College Board AP Psychology course outline, and the bonus option is available between all levels.
Level 2: This level contains a set of multiple-choice questions in an AP format for each of the 14 AP Psychology units at the easiest level of difficulty. The correct answer for each question is explained regardless of whether or not the student answered correctly or not.
Level 3: This level contains a set of multiple-choice questions in an AP format for each of the 14 AP Psychology units at a medium level of difficulty. The correct answer to each question is explained regardless of whether or not the student answered correctly or not.
Level 4: This level contains a set of multiple-choice questions in an AP format for each of the 14 AP Psychology units at the most challenging level of difficulty. The correct answer for each question is explained regardless of whether or not the student answered correctly or not.
Level 5: The final level consists of a 100 question sample AP Psychology exam. The level times the students giving them the same amount of time that they will have during the official AP Psychology exam (1 hour and 10 minutes) and provides them with their total score.
The iscore5 AP Psychology app provides students with a fun and entertaining way to review for the exam. Because all of the questions are crafted by expert AP Psychology teachers and college psychology professor, the quality of the questions is very similar to what will be seen on the AP exam. Additionally, the app features a Leaderboard that allows students if they choose, to see how they are doing in comparison with others.
Get the App!
The iScore 5 AP Psychology app is now available for $4.99 in the iTunes store for Apple or Google Play for Android.
Google Play https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.iscorePysch
The link to the volume purchase program that Apple provides to educational institutions will allow a school to purchase multiple apps (more than 20) at a discounted price. The details of the Apple volume discount program can be found at the following link.
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