Welcome to OSSLT Buster: A site designed to help you BUST the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test!  

Take some time going through the different parts of the test below.  

Submit your work through this site to receive valuable feedback. 

 It's time to BUST the OSSLT!

About the OSSLT

About the test.  Learn the components of the test. 


Multiple Choice Questions

Answer multiple choice questions. Learn strategies and identify clues. Check your responses too!


Writing a News Article

Learn an easy formula to write your own news article.Stick this this formula and you can't go wrong.  Check out student responses to see how your article measures up.

Long Answer Responses

Learn the formula to properly respond to long answer questions. Check out student answers from previous tests.

Taking the Test

Learn the proper ways to record your answers!  
A must for first-time visitors!

Reading a Graphic

Strategies on answering questions about a graphic piece.  Think maps, menus, brochures, diagrams, etc...

Short Answer Questions

Use a simple plan to write out paragraph responses. 

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