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FTCE (060) Study Guide

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FTCE Elementary Education K-6 Study Guides

Elementary Education K-6: Social Science

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Official FTCE Elementary K-6: Social Science study guide to help you pass your exam!

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Elementary Education K-6: Science

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Official FTCE Elementary K-6: Science study guide to help you pass your exam!

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Elementary Education K-6: Mathematics

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Official FTCE Elementary K-6: Math study guide to help you pass your exam!

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Elementary Education K-6: Language Arts and Reading

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Official FTCE Elementary K-6: Language Arts and Reading study guide to help you pass your exam!

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Diagnostic Test

  • Fully assess your starting knowledge
  • Pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses, so you can focus your study effectively.

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  • Reinforce what you have already learned

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  • Retain information faster by practicing active recall
  • Gain confidence-based repetition and spaced repetition

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  • Provide firm foundation for stages of learning

Practice Tests

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  • Designed to mimic test-day conditions
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Our curriculum team studies all of the standards and competencies for the FTCE Elementary Education K-6 exam and cross-references them with the current and previous questions released by the official testing company. We then work with content and teaching experts to distill down what test-takers need to know. No matter where you are in the study guide, you can always see how the concept you are learning is aligned to the test standards.

FTCE Elementary Education: K-6 (060) at a Glance
Subtest Questions Time
Language Arts and Reading (601) Approximately 55 1 Hour, 5 Minutes
Social Science (602) Approximately 50 1 Hour, 5 Minutes
Science (603) Approximately 55 1 Hour, 10 Minutes
Mathematics (604) Approximately 40 1 Hour, 10 Minutes
If you take all four test at once you will have approximately 200 questions and 4 Hours and 30 minutest to complete the exam.

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Our curriculum is written by teachers who have been in your shoes and passed these exams. It is then personalized based on the results from your diagnostic, so your studying what’s most important first. Our curriculum contains test-aligned instructional content, flashcards, and videos that are fun and engaging (finally)! No more old outdated video content like other test prep providers.

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Your check for understanding is tested with quizzes for every concept. And since our study guides are “smart”, as we find areas of improvement, we’ll continue testing you on the concepts you need to focus on the most.

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The study guide includes three full-length practice tests. These tests are designed to mimic the real exam, meaning they have the same numbers of questions and time limit as the real exam. Scoring above a 90% unlocks your money-back guarantee.

FTCE Elementary Education: K-6 Quick Facts

Test Breakdown

approximately 200 questions, 4 Hours, 30  minutes.

Note that you will be required to take all four subtests the first time you take the exam.

Check out the FTCE 060 exam overview for more information.

Cost

$150 (all four subtests); $37.50 (one subtest) $75 (two subtests) $112.50 (three subtests)

Number of Attempts

There are no limits on how many times you can take the test before you pass — however, you have to wait 31 days between testing attempts.

What to Bring

You need to bring two valid, unexpired forms of identification in English.

Dates and Locations

Tests are by appointment only, year-round. Click here to find a testing site near you.

Scoring

You must score at least a 200 on each subtest in order to pass the exam.

Learn more about the exam’s scoring in our FTCE 060 scoring guide.

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FTCE Elementary Education FAQs

How do I pass the FTCE Elementary Education K-6 test?

To pass the FTCE Elementary Education K-6 test, you must first understand what is on the exam and what you will be expected to know. The best way is to review the 240Tutoring test breakdown materials and practice questions. Once you identify areas of weakness, you can begin targeting those areas with instructional content and practice questions.

What can I expect when I arrive at the testing site to take the Elementary Education K-6 (060) test?

When you get to the testing site, expect to have your identification checked, your photo taken, your palm scanned, your eyeglasses checked, and to place your belongings in a secure storage space. You will be given an erasable notepad and pen. Before starting the test, you’ll have to complete a short tutorial and sign an agreement.

Do I get a break during the FTCE Elementary Education K-6 test?

If you take 3 or more subtests in a single session, you will receive a 15-minute break.

Is the FTCE K-6 (060) test hard?

The passing rate varies by subtest. Take a look at these passing rates from 2020:

Subtest 1: Language Arts and Reading (601): 54%

Subtest 2: Social Science (602): 62%

Subtest 3: Science (603): 64%

Subtest 4: Mathematics (604): 51%

Source: 2020 Annual Administration and Technical Report

How long will the FTCE Elementary Education K-6 (060) test take me?

The full test itself is 4 hours, and 30 minutes, but expect to be at the testing site longer. It takes time to get checked in and get started. Plan to arrive at least 30 minutes before your appointment time.

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