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AIR Portal, Science and Social Studies

AIR Portal, Science and Social Studies
English language arts and Mathematics Sample Items Released Sample items for Ohio’s State Tests are now available in the Student Practice Site. Students may log in as guests to access five to eight sample items for each of the following tests: Grade 3 and high school English language artsGrades 3-8 mathematics and high school mathematics, algebra and geometry These new items join the practice tests for science and social studies on the site, offering students more opportunities to learn what to expect on state tests. New support documents are available in the Student Practice Resources folder on the Portal. Practice Site Guidance DocumentAnswer keys for the sample English language arts and mathematics itemsWriting rubricsInteractive mathematics equation tutorial You will see more details and links to these resources on the department’s Practice Test and Sample Items Web page.

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26 Teacher Tools To Create Online Assessments You teach, which means you need to know what students do and don’t understand. Which means you need to assess. You teach in the 21st century, which means you use the internet and digital tools to plan, share, and curate learning. This means online assessments could be a boon to your teaching, whether for blended learning, a flipped classroom, eLearning, to better communicate learning progress to parents, or for students to track their own mastery. So then one or two of the 26 teacher tools to create online assessments by Classroomaid Chuang may prove useful to you, yes?

Sample Test Items and Practice Tests Both sample items and practice tests allow students to view and answer test questions that are like those that could appear on state tests. Teachers and parents also may use related resources to help their students know what to expect. Login here. (“Guest Session” will appear; you need not enter information here.) Select “sign in.” The site features half-length practice tests for science and social studies. Support Resources See the Student Practice Resources on the portal and the Student Tutorials and Tools folder to view: Practice Test Guidance Document See the Student Practice Resources on the portal and the English language arts folder for: Answer keys Writing Rubrics – Each of these scoring guideline sets describes the score point characteristics across three areas. Note: We will post Grades 4-8 English language arts sample items in December. See the Student Practice Resources on the portal and the Mathematics folder for: Sample Item Answer Keys; Sample Item Scoring Guides.

Seven Ways to Build Your Own Educational Games There are hundreds of places to find educational games and quizzes on the Internet. That said, sometimes you still cannot find quite what you're looking for. In those cases you're better off creating your own games. Sharendipity makes it possible for students and teachers to quickly create and share simple video games. is a free service teachers can use to create their own educational games. Purpose Games is a free service that allows users to create custom games, share games, and play games. What 2 Learn is a website offering more than two thousand educational games for middle school and high school age students. YoYo Games hosts hundreds of relatively simple online games created by amateur and professional game developers. Jeopardy Labs is a free service you can use to create your own online Jeopardy game. ProProfs Brain Games allows you to build interactive crossword puzzles, jigsaw puzzles, word searches, hangman games, and sliding puzzle games.

Sample Questions - Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium We witnessed firsthand how the new assessments will challenge students to think critically and problem solve.Parent from Hawaii These sample questions illustrate the rigor and complexity of the English language arts and math items and performance tasks that students will encounter on Smarter Balanced assessments. They are intended to help teachers, administrators, and policymakers get a snapshot of Smarter Balanced questions. The test simulation platform formerly used for Sample Items and Tasks is undergoing updates to ensure that all samples are representative of the range of items used in the operational Smarter Balanced assessments.

Problem-Attic Florida Standards Assessments: Practice Tests The practice tests contain sample items for specific grade-level/subject tests. The following practice tests are currently available: FSA ELA Writing Grade 8Grade 9Grade 10FSA ELA Reading Grade 3Grade 4Grade 5Grade 6Grade 7Grade 8Grade 9Grade 10FSA Mathematics Grade 3Grade 4Grade 5Grade 6Grade 7Grade 8FSA EOC FSA Algebra 1FSA GeometryFSA Algebra 2 The purpose of the practice tests is for students to become familiar with the CBT system, functionality, and item types; the practice tests are not intended to guide classroom instruction. Descriptions and response instructions for each item type are included in the Practice Tests Quick Guide. Please see the list on the right of this page for the availability of practice tests. Answer keys for English Language Arts (ELA) Reading and Mathematics practice tests that list the item, correct answer, and grade level/subject of each item are also available for each published training/practice test.

Test Talk for Parents - Understanding Ohio's State Tests Online State Tests a Smooth Experience In the last two weeks, more than a half million Ohio students have taken nearly 1.2 million state achievement tests online. These tests are in math, English language arts, science and social studies. Read More Help your Child Avoid Test Anxiety The word test can cause a certain amount of stress in any student, no matter how well she is doing in school. Read More Ohio is updating the standards that guide your child’s education. Ohio’s Learning Standards in mathematics, English language arts, science and social studies are more than five years old. Learning standards lay out what students need to know and be able to do in each grade.