2010 TJ Success Admission Workshop – New Writing Requirements--TJ Finalist\'s Breaking Point
2010 TJ Success Admission Workshop – New Writing Requirements
TJ Finalist’s Breaking Point –Activities Sheet and Personal Statement
Saturday, 2/27/2010; 1:30-4 PM at GMU Thompson Hall Room 113
NEW WORLD BILINGUAL INSTITUTE （NWBI）
In GMU, Fairfax, VA, USA; http://www.nwbi.us
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Phone: (703)-978-7905
Professional Advisor/ Speaker:
Mrs. Terry Wang, President, New World Bilingual Institute
Advisor / Mentor/Trainer-- Toastmasters International Leadership Program Writing /Speaking
College Board AP Coordinator; ACTFL Proctor /Tester
GMU International Education and Culture Consultant
FCPS –ACE /FLXS World Languages Experiences Chinese Program Developer/Trainer /Instructor
Workshop Speakers:--Daniel Li; --- TJ Sophomore
Tips Providers---Eunice Wu,Zeming Lin--- TJ Sophomore;
Dianna Li, Acacia Dai, Kathy Wu --TJ Freshman
Registration –Please Contribute $ 40 /per person to save underprivileged Students in Rural
Areas will be covered: 2010 TJ Criteria for Semifinalist Standing
1. 2010 minimum GPA 3.0 is required and minimum TJ test score 65 is required out of total
100 (Verbal 50 + Math 50). Verbal has 45 questions and math has 50 questions.
2. Each semifinalist's essays Criteria for scored rubrics are read and scored by two trained readers.
The essays are according to……….Students receive a score between 0 and 5.
3. 2 teacher recommendations 4. Second quarter marks
5. Student-authored information sheet reporting --Impressive/Non-Impressive Activities;
** How to write 4 questions that required:
** Academic Activity or Interest --Describe in detail your most important academic activity or interest in grades 6, 7, and/or 8 and why you consider this your most important academic activity or interest. Discuss only one interest or activity. Activity/Interest Description:
** Out-of-School/After-School Activity or Interest. Activity/Interest Description:
** Personal Statement - Why do you want to attend a high school that has a math, science, and technology focus?
How to Write an Outstanding Personal Statement –Writing Samples / Analyzes
11. Special Tips / Q & A
12. Tutoring -- Detail Activities/Personal Statement Writing / Evaluation --Appointment with Mrs. Wang --703-978-7905