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Ontario Secondary Student Literacy Test (OSSLT)
The Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) measures whether or not students are meeting the minimum standard for literacy across all subjects up to the end of Grade 9. Successful completion of the literacy test is one of the requirements to earn an Ontario Secondary School Diploma.
Gr. 9-12: Teacher Resources
Get an Overview: Reference Sources
OSSLT File Cabinet
This site is a resource bank meant to support students, parents and teachers preparing for the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT).
Online OSSLT Practice
All materials on this site are borrowed from http://www.eqao.com/en/assessments/OSSLT/educators/Pages/example-materials.aspx and are not owned by GafeHelp. GafeHelp is in no way affiliated with EQAO.
Read, Write, Rock!
Read, Write, Rock! is an educational video game developed by a team of five English teachers at Westmount Secondary School in Hamilton, Ontario.
VLC - Anxiety Resources - 7-12
This guide has information to support students who are experiencing stress and anxiety. Parent and caregiver resources also available in this guide.
How do I: Prepare for Exams
This guide covers Information, Media, and Digital Literacy concepts and Digital Citizenship for Gr. 9-12 students, as well as teacher and parents.
Grade 9: English
This guide contains information for students completing the Grade 9 Academic and Applied English course in Ontario.
Grade 10: English
This guide will assist you in learning about Literature Studies, Reading, Writing, Language and Media Studies
Gr. 9-12: Games & Databases
Gr. 9-12: How do I share & stay safe online?
Gr. 9-12: Send us your work