These unit assessments contain 4 assessments for learning and one assessment of learning. Included for each assessment are differentiated versions for high level, on grade-level, and supported structures for below grade level learners. Additionally, there are planning documents for the final projects. Each assessment contains scoring rubrics for individual learning targets. This is intended to be used in an 8 week unit of study and cover NGSS Standards: MS-LS1-1 and MS-LS1-3. The assessments are designed for a standards based grading system. Enjoy!