In this packet are a series of assessments that are based on Kindergarten exit outcomes and can be used at the beginning of the school year to determine first grade readiness and skills. Each assessment is aligned to Common Core ELA standards. Many of the assessments include a student checklist or recording sheet as well as grading guidelines and the writing performance tasks each have a scoring rubric.
Letter Mastery (names, sounds, and formation)
Identify and Produce Rhymes
Write First and Last Name
Identify Parts of a Text
Speaking and Listening Checklist
Blending CVC words
Kindergarten High-Frequency Words
3 Writing Performance Assessment of varying complexity
These could also be used during Kindergarten to track progress toward mastery of skills or as a summative outgoing assessment.