# Assessments

Judith Spitzli
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## MAP

Mathematics Assessment Project - Tools for formative and summative assessment that make knowledge and reasoning visible, and help teachers to guide students in how to improve, and monitor their progress.

• Classroom Challenges - Lessons for formative assessment, some focused on developing math concepts, others on non-routine problem solving.
• Prototype Summative Assessments Tests - Designed to help teachers and students monitor their progress, these tests provide a model for examinations that may replace or complement current US tests.

Candle Box

Candy Bars

Fruit Boxes

Security Cameras

Smoothie Box

A Day Out

Candy Bars

Counting Trees

Estimations and Approximations: The Money Munchers

Fearless Frames

Increasing and Decreasing by Percents

Lottery

Maximizing Area: Golden Rectangles

Roman Mosaic

Spinner Bingo

Sports Bag

Steps to Solving Equations

Taxi Cabs

Triangular Frameworks

Using Dimensions: Designing a Sports Bag

Circles and Squares

Hot Under the Collar

Interpreting Distance-Time Graphs

Modeling: Making Matchsticks

Ponzi Pyramid Scheme

Proofs Of The Pythagorean Theorem?

Solving Real Life Problems: Baseball Jerseys

Bestsize Cans

Devising a Measure for Correlation

Fearless Frames

Medical Testing

Modeling Situations with Linear Equations

Optimization: Boomerang

Propane Tanks

Sidewalk Stones

Solving Geometry Problems: Floodlights

Table Tiling

Triangular Frameworks

## NAEP

NAEP - Kindergarten Tasks - Geometry

NAEP - Kindergarten Tasks - Measurement & Data

NAEP - Grade 1 Tasks - Number & Operations in Base 10

NAEP - Grade 2 Tasks - Numbers & Operations in Base 10

NAEP - Grade 3 Tasks - Number & Operations in Base 10

NAEP - Grade 4 Tasks - Number & Operations in Base 10

NAEP - Grade 5 Tasks - Number & Operations in Base 10

NAEP - Grades 9-12 - Geometry

NAEP - Grades 9-12 - Statistics & Probabilty

## PARCC

PARCC - Overview for the Item and Task Prototypes

PARCC - Grade 3 Sample Items - Links to the tasks are at the bottom of the page.

PARCC - Grade 6 Sample Items - Links to the tasks are at the bottom of the page.

PARCC - Grade 7 Sample Items - Links to the tasks are at the bottom of the page.

PARCC - High School Sample Items - Links to the tasks are at the bottom of the page.

Flower gardens

Fractions on the number line

Mariana's fractions

School mural

Buses, vans and cars

Deer in the park

Ordering juice drinks

Cake weighing

Gasoline consumption

Inches and centimeters

Anne's family trip

School supplies

Spicy veggies

TV sales

#### High School

Cellular Growth

Golf balls in water

## SBAC

All sample items begin on page 4 of each document.

SBAC - Grade 3 Sample Items

SBAC - Grade 4 Sample Items

SBAC - Grade 5 Sample Items

SBAC - Grade 6 Sample Items

SBAC - Grade 7 Sample Items

SBAC - Grade 8 Sample Items

SBAC - Grade 9-12 Sample Items

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on April 18, 2014 at 3:03pm.