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Manuals and User Guides

Resource Description

The Practice and Training Test Test User Guide provides an overview of the Practice and Training Test Site and information about accessing the Practice and Training Tests.

The Classroom Activity Administration Guidelines provide information to prepare for administering a classroom activity.

Classroom Activities

Activity Grade and Content Area
Lemonade [pdf]

Grade 3 Math

Zoo [pdf]

Grade 4 Math

Gardening [pdf]

Grade 5 Math

Cereal [pdf]

Grade 6 Math

Food Baskets [pdf]

Grade 7 Math

Heartbeats [pdf]

Grade 8 Math

Highschool Math

Grade 3 ELA

Animal World [pdf]

Grade 4 ELA

Grade 5 ELA

Grade 6 ELA

Sleep [pdf]

Grade 7 ELA

Grade 8 ELA

Highschool ELA

Scoring Guides

Grade 2013 2014

Grade 3

Grade 3 Math [pdf]
Grade 3 Math [pdf]

Grade 4

Grade 4 Math [pdf]
Grade 4 Math [pdf]

Grade 5

Grade 5 Math [pdf]
Grade 5 Math [pdf]

Grade 6

Grade 6 Math [pdf]
Grade 6 Math [pdf]

Grade 7

Grade 7 Math [pdf]
Grade 7 Math [pdf]

Grade 8

Grade 8 Math [pdf]
Grade 8 Math [pdf]
Updated September 2, 2014
Grade 8 Math Braille [pdf]
Updated September 2, 2014

Grade 11

Grade 11 Math [pdf]
Grade 11 Math [pdf]

Performance Task Writing Rubrics

Rubric
Argumentative [pdf]
Narrative [pdf]
Opinion [pdf]