This 8th grade ELA assessment includes 50 items. There are 44 text-based multiple choice questions and 6 related constructed response questions.
This assessment includes an answer key for the multiple choice questions, scoring guides for the constructed responses, and a list of the standards addressed by each question.
This test may be used to assess your students' levels of proficiency for standards in the areas of reading literature, reading informational text, writing, and language.
You may choose to use this test at the beginning of the year to check your students' levels of skills and knowledge and then retest at the end of the year to monitor student progress. This assessment may also be used in its entirety as a semester exam or broken into pieces to conduct interim assessments. This assessment is also a great tool to help prepare your students for school-wide testing.
The questions are rigorous and challenging. The assessment includes a list of the standards addressed by each question to facilitate easy data analysis and progress monitoring.