Staff Information

Common Core Assessment

Common Core

Use the buttons below to access information on the Smarter Balanced Assessment for Common Core. The Smarter Balanced Assessment will provide summative assessments for accountability purposes and optional interim assessments for instructional use. Students in Savanna School District will participate in the Smarter Balanced Assessment pilot between April 7 and May 16, 2014.

Click here to access essential information on Classroom Activities for Smarter Balanced Performance Assessments

NEW buttons below provide specific information on the Smarter Balanced Assessment that will be administered during spring 2014.

Test Admin Guide Admin checklist Test item General item Session ID Information

Click here to return to the Common Core Resources for Staff

SBAC Information SBAC Practice Tests ELA Test Items Math Practice Test computer adaptive testing CCSS Teacher Tools

(Thanks to Orange Unified School District, Information & Education Technology Department, for their assistance with sharing compiled resources.)

Click on links below for additional resources.

3rd Grade Math Sample Test Items

3rd Grade Teacher's Guide to Common Core Assessments - English Language Arts (by DataWorks)

3rd Grade Teacher's Guide to Common Core Assessments - Mathematics (by DataWorks)

4th Grade Math Sample Test Items

4th Grade Teacher's Guide to Common Core Assessments - English Language Arts (by DataWorks)

4th Grade Teacher's Guide to Common Core Assessments - Mathematics (by DataWorks)

5th Grade Math Sample Test Items

5th Grade Teacher's Guide to Common Core Assessments - English Language Arts (by DataWorks)

5th Grade Teacher's Guide to Common Core Assessments - Mathematics (by DataWorks)

6th Grade Math Sample Test Items

6th Grade Teacher's Guide to Common Core Assessments - English Language Arts (by DataWorks)

6th Grade Teacher's Guide to Common Core Assessments - Mathematics (by DataWorks)

Smarter Balanced Assessment General Item Specification

Smarter Balanced Assessment Performance Task Specifications