OC Test Prep Term
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Save time with complete OC Test resources

Master critical thinking skills to solve all 48 OC Test question types and save time with all-inclusive resources. Get ahead with over 200+ pages of content, 120+ online practice questions, and 3 diagnostic exams for each section of the OC Test.

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Learn from experienced OC Test teachers

Matrix teachers are experts in their field with classroom teaching experience. Build strong OC exam skills with qualified teachers to guide your child every step of the way.

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  • Step 1

    Theory & Techniques

  • Step 2


  • Step 3

    Guided Examples

  • Step 4

    In-Class Practice

  • Step 5

    Online Homework

  • Step 6

    Videos for Revision

  • Step 7

    Diagnostic Tests & Feedback

Track your child's OC Test readiness with ease

Stay informed at every step of your child’s OC Test preparation with the Matrix Learning Management System (LMS), designed intelligently to track homework progression and achievement.

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OC Preparation Course Details


How our Term OC Preparation course works

1. Attend weekly Theory Lessons

Experience engaging and interactive Critical Thinking Skills lessons led by experienced primary OC teachers. With carefully designed lesson resources, students engage with theory, application of techniques, and exam practice every lesson.

2. Watch Theory Lesson Videos for review

Revise your understanding from home anytime anywhere. Continue learning beyond the classroom with easy-to-follow video explanations perfectly aligned with the Matrix Theory Book.

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3. Complete online practice questions

Practise your OC Test skills anytime anywhere, with 250+ reading, mathematical reasoning and thinking skills practice questions available online throughout the year.

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4. Test exam skills every 3 weeks

Track your child’s OC Test readiness with Diagnostic Reviews once every three weeks. With reports accompanying each exam, you can view their progress alongside cohort averages.

Term course structure

The Matrix OC Preparation course dedicates each term to a specific test section and teaches 48 critical thinking skills over 12 months. This targeted approach is highly effective in addressing your child’s areas of weakness.

What's included: Term course

  • Experienced OC Test Teachers

    Matrix teachers are experts in their field with vast classroom teaching experience and matching qualifications.

  • High quality and new-edition Theory Book

    150+ colour page new-edition Theory Book written by expert teachers designed to help students develop their critical thinking skills for Reading, Mathematical Reasoning, and Thinking Skills tests.

  • Small Class Size

    We maintain small class sizes, with a maximum of 18 students arranged in a U-shape formation, ensuring an interactive and engaging classroom learning environment.

  • State of the art learning environment

    All Matrix Campuses are designed for student comfort and engagement. Make learning enjoyable with our comfortable and professional learning environment.

  • 1000+ Online Practice Questions

    Sharpen your critical thinking skills with regularly updated online question banks. And with automated marking, students get instant feedback on their progress.

  • Clear, structured Theory Lesson Videos for revision

    Learn from the best. Each Theory Lesson is accompanied by online video lessons led by experienced teachers.

  • Diagnostic Review tests and reports

    See how your child’s exam skills are progressing with 3 Diagnostic Tests throughout the term assessing your child’s performance level, with reports that include cohort averages.

  • Understand performance standards

    Receive feedback on how your child is tracking against their Matrix cohort, with performance scoring and score averages delivered with each Diagnostic Review test.

  • Matrix Learning Management System (LMS)

    Access Theory Lesson Videos, Online Practice Questions, and track your progress easily via Matrix LMS App.

  • Expert Academic Advice

    Want advice on your child’s learning? Get exclusive access to academic advice, and invitations to events and seminars from the Matrix academic team.

  • First Lesson Money Back Guarantee

    All on campus courses come with our First Lesson Money Back Guarantee.

  • Year-round access to content

    Enjoy access to all course resources until the end of the Opportunity Class Test date.


    OC Preparation Course Pricing

    Flexible payment options: Pay quarterly or monthly over 3 months.

    • on-campus
      During the term

      Term Course

      9 weekly lessons over 9 weeks


      per module

      • Taught by experienced Matrix teachers
      • 9-week Critical Thinking Skills course
      • Maximum of 18 students per class
      • New-edition Critical Thinking Skills Theory Book
      • Theory Lesson Videos for revision
      • Access to Matrix LMS resources
      • 250+ Online Practice Questions for each module with automated marking
      • Progress tracking for students and parents
      • Diagnostic tests and reports every 3 weeks
      • Year-round access to content

    Meet our Opportunity Class teachers.
    Experts with real teaching experience.

    • Ms Felicity Martin
    • Ms Sonal Sharma
      BEd MEd MA
    • Ms Lottie Frazer
      BSc MTeach
    • Mrs Katrina Perrott
      BEd(Hons) BTeach

    What our
    OC Preparation course students say

    • I used to find homework and school work difficult. It took me so much time to get it all done. After joining Matrix, I can keep up with school work a lot quicker.

      Astride D.
      Astride D.
    • The Thinking Skills courses are truly amazing, starting with basic knowledge and principles, and have been so beneficial in building solid OC skills and strategies.

      Parent of Pablo J.
      Parent of Pablo J.
    • I think Matrix Education courses give me the best form of learning. I love how the teacher explains things in class!

      Ishaan Roy
      Ishaan Roy
    • My son tells me he enjoys going to his Matrix Education class. He said the teacher is nice and helpful. The online resources we have access to are also great!

      Parent of Jayden C.
      Parent of Jayden C.

    Frequently asked questions


    Matrix Year 4 OC Test tutoring teachers are experienced educators who have degrees in related disciplines. They are knowledgeable, know how to explain things clearly and make learning fun.

    Matrix OC Test tutoring teachers deliver a structured and engaging learning experience through instructional and interactive teaching.


    Yes, the Matrix OC Preparation course covers every aspect of the OC Test thoroughly. The course is a 12 month program that comprehensively covers each section of the test. Each term focuses on one specific section of the test to 48 critical thinking skills for OC exam success.

    No. Thinking skills is one of the sections of the Opportunity Class Placement Test which evaluates students’ critical thinking abilities in these sections:

    • Reading (or verbal reasoning)
    • Mathematical reasoning
    • Thinking skills (involving spatial and logical reasoning)

    The Matrix OC Test Preparation course teaches students critical thinking skills for each of these areas.

    Students should start preparing at least 12 months before the July Opportunity Class Test to thoroughly cover all sections of the test. At Matrix, Year 3 students start their OC Test preparation course in July each year to develop mastery in all three sections of the test.

    If your child has missed any module of the term course, they can catch up through the online OC Preparation course.

    On Campus Course

    Each OC Test tutoring session is 90 minutes long and consists of Theory, Application and Guided Exam Practice.

    All Matrix classes seat a maximum of 18 students arranged in U-shape formation to support an interactive and engaging student learning environment.

    Matrix provides students access Online Theory Lesson Videos for missed lessons and revisions. The video lessons are easy to follow and paired with the Matrix Theory Book.

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