Do you have a scientific mind? Do you love experimenting and discovery? Teaching middle school science might be just the job for you!
The GACE Middle Grades Science Assessment is a test designed for individuals who are interested in teaching science to middle school students, (grades 4-8) in the state of Georgia.
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This assessment is computer-based in format with two hours given to complete the test. 30 extra minutes are added to the testing time to include tutorials on computerized testing.
The GACE Middle Grades Science Assessment is made up of 65 selected-response questions, such as matching, multiple choice and/or true-false questions.
The questions on this test assess basic scientific knowledge and skills, as well as how well you apply these skills in the classroom setting.
Most tests also include some extra selected-response questions, which are not included in the actual test scoring, but are used to determine test-taker performance.
The GACE Middle Grades Science Assessment is divided into 4 subareas:
- Scientific Inquiry, Processes, Technology and Society, which is worth 20% of the total score
- Physical Science, which is worth 30% of the total score
- Life Science, which is worth 30% of the total score
- Earth and Space Science, which is worth 20% of the total score
Testing windows are offered throughout the year, making it easy to schedule a testing appointment. Test results are available approximately 2 weeks after specific test dates.
Do you need help preparing for the GACE Middle School Science Assessment? We can help! There are several types of study materials available to use, such as interactive practice tests, tests at a glance (which give a quick overview of the tests), tutorials, videos, webinars and other strategies and tips.
Are you ready to join Georgia’s teaching force? Take the GACE Middle School Science Assessment and impact the future!
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by Enoch Morrison | Last Updated: January 9, 2019