For students, SBA offers: The ability to mark test items for review, take notes on a digital notepad, use calculators and other tools in certain sections, and also pause the test. It was administered for the first time in spring following a successful field test in
Series of tests that are aligned to various states' academic standards, but they measure actual progress from test to test and do not claim to predict end-of-year student gains.
Not an IQ or achievement test; not designed to measure giftedness.
Published by Success for All Foundation. ACT national college admission and placement examination Group achievement test, with sections in English, math, reading, science, and writing optional.
Used primarily over the SAT in 23 U. Scores ranges to 36, average score is Also given to middle school students as a Talent Search test. Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule -Generic ADOS-G ages pre-verbal children to adult Semi-structured assessment of communication, social interaction and play or imaginative use of materials for individuals suspected of having autism or other pervasive developmental disorders PDD.
Use Comprehensive version to aid in diagnosing LDs, for understanding specific areas of strength or weakness at a detailed level, and for measuring progress, to place college students, to evaluate offenders at intake.
Use the Survey version to screen for gifted or LD, snapshot of academic levels, or to determine level of Comprehensive test to administer. Nurturing Potential Inspiring Excellence Brief assessment of visual-motor integration.
Published by Riverside Publishing Company Nonverbal Receptive and verbal Expressive assessments of language skills, cognitive development, and school readiness.
Published by Pearson Assessments. Readiness and scholastic planning, designed to "help identify children with learning disabilities, giftedness, or other exceptionalities. The Comprehensive Testing Program CTP 4 is not a single test, but a battery of assessments designed to provide instructionally useful information about student performance in key areas of school achievement, e.
In addition, CTP 4 includes - for students in grades 3 through 11 - two tests to measure verbal and quantitative reasoning. Administered in a group setting.
CogAT measures reasoning abilities. Although SAS scores are very helpful for professionals, nonprofessionals can confuse them with IQ scores, so they are generally not reported to parents and lay organizations. Published by Riverside Publishing Company. The Williams Scale is a rating scale using the same creativity factors.
Sold by pro-ed Das-Naglieri Cognitive Assessment System CAS ages Evaluates cognitive processing; measures planning and attention, based on the PASS theory of cognitive processing, important for evaluation of attention deficits and brain injuries. Not designed to test "g;" will likely yield much lower scores in intellectually gifted students.
Administered individually, by PhD-level degree in Psychology or Education or related Masters degrees only.Sample Writing Prompts Oregon Department of Education/Office of Assessment 3 Sample Prompts, Fall Middle School (Grades ) Narrative. Written Expression Probe Generator.
Curriculum-Based Measurement Written Expression probes are brief, timed (4-minute) assessments that look at a student’s mastery of writing mechanics and conventions. purpose(s) they are being used (e.g., timed assessments to evaluate fluency and productivity) Includes writing assessments and measures that are linked explicitly to.
Icebreakers Volume More Fresh Ideas for Opening Day. Most teachers have a favorite icebreaker activity they repeat year after year. After year!
Is that the case with you? Or are you looking for a new, fun activity that will help you and your students get to know one another? Middle School District Writing Assessment 2 Performance Tasks per Year 1 st Task (1 st Semester): Administer writing assessment following the 6 th -8 th ELA Curriculum Map.
There is the flexibility of using Video Tutorials when you want to get started right away. In lieu of having previously recorded Webinars with all the background noise and questions from participants, Castle Learning has provided Video Tutorials that are clear without distraction, brief (usually minutes) and broken down into short segments on each section for teachers to take a quick peek.