NYC Gifted and Talented Program and Testing

OLSAT BSRA Test Prep Materials for NYC Gifted and Talented Program

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Here are some good resources for OLSAT BSRA exam prep for pre-k and kindergarten for NYC public schools gifted and talented program. Please keep in mind these books can take weeks to go through and these aren’t “last minute” preparation for the OLSAT BSRA exam.  I’m not sure when the OLSAT exams will be administered this coming school year 2009-10 for NYC public schools pre-K and kindergartent. They should be posted on the DOE site before school begins.

There are some last minute OLSAT prep materials you can get so please contact me directly if you want more info.

These are REALLY good resources for OLSAT prep for pre-K and kindergarten, first grade, second grade and third grade from

Here are some other items from to help in challenge your gifted and talented child:

Age: 3 Subject: Mathematics
Mathematical Reasoning Beginning 1

Age: 4    Subject: Mathematics
Mathematical Reasoning Beginning 2

Grade: PreK   Subject: Mathematics
Beginning Mathematical Reasoning: Developing Math & Thinking Skills, Ages 3 & 4

Grade: K Subject: Mathematics
Mathematical Reasoning Through Verbal Analysis: Level A

Ages: 3-4 Subject: Critical Thinking


Grades: PreK-1 Subject: Critical Thinking
Visual Perceptual Skill Building, Book 1

Grades: PreK-K Subject: Critical Thinking
Mind Benders Beginning Book 1 (PreK-K)

Grade: PreK Subject: Critical Thinking
Thinker Doodles, Clues and Choose Beginning Book

Ages: 3-4  Alphabet & Number Puzzles w/Activities
Alphabet & Number Puzzles w/Activities

Grades: PreK-2 Subject: Language Arts
Dr. Dooriddles Associative Reasoning Activities: Book A-1

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thanks for the compilation

Comment by notinthespotlight

What is the advantage to get into a gifted and talented school? Is it helpful to get into a renowned university and medical school?

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