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Key Ideas and Details Mix and Match Assessments

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This pack includes differentiated tests that assess standards covering key ideas and details. Each standard has twelve individual assessments (6 fiction and 6 nonfiction), so these are perfect for standards-based grading! I have aligned them with Common Core, but because reading comprehension skills are assessed similarly across the board, you can easily use these even if you don’t use Common Core.

USE THESE for small groups, stations, or differentiated testing!

Many people who use my Better Than Basal sets often ask how to assess after teaching with mentor texts. Rather than assessing on the book, I suggest assessing on the skill to see if they can apply it! This line of assessments is your answer! :)

Looking for the Craft and Structure Assessments? Click Here!

Looking for the Integration of Knowledge and Ideas Assessments? Click Here!

Looking for Assessments for ALL STANDARDS? Click Here!

Buy the BUNDLE now to be set for the year for all standards!


Not looking for differentiated assessments and just prefer your own grade level?
Click here to get the year of THIRD GRADE ONLY.
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WHAT'S INCLUDED?

There are twelve texts included in this pack (six fiction and six nonfiction). I have written four levels of each text in fiction and nonfiction genres (2nd-5th grade levels), as well as three levels of questions for each standard (3rd-5th grade standards). This is to allow for differentiation for your learners. For instance, if a student is reading on a 3rd grade level in 5th grade, you might still give him the 5th grade questions, but give the 3rd grade passage. This will truly assess if he can perform the skill, not if he can read the passage given. Of course, you don’t have to do this, it is just one of the many options I’ve provided in this pack.

The ways to combine the texts and standards are ENDLESS! Please look at the preview file to see the MANY POSSIBILITIES of ways to MIX AND MATCH these assessments!

I created a variety of long and short passages, as well as questions for each standard for each passage. The questions are not numbered so that you can mix and match them to create a longer test covering the skills you desire, or use them independently. I included the short passages with their grade level appropriate questions on one page, but also on two separate pages so that you may still mix and match the passage levels and questions if you’d like.

Fiction passages included, differentiated for 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades:
The Attic (written by Jivey)
The Elves and The Shoemaker (adapted from Grimm's Fairy Tales)
The Fox and the Grapes (adapted from Aesop's Fables)
Homework (written by Jivey)
The Money Jar (written by Jivey)
They Story of Fidgety Philip (adapted from the poem by Heinrich Hoffman)

Nonfiction passages included all written by Jivey, differentiated for 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades:
Sharks
The Water Cycle
Chickees
Foxes
A Robin's Nest
Cotton Gin

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You might also be interested in my Paired Texts! Paired texts meet the demand for more rigorous, complex texts with Common Core- especially these passages that students can use to compare and build knowledge to integrate information and draw conclusions.

Looking for the Craft and Structure Assessments? Click Here!

Looking for the Integration of Knowledge and Ideas Assessments? Click Here!

Looking for Assessments for ALL STANDARDS? Click Here!

Buy the BUNDLE now to be set for the year for all standards!


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Please remember, this purchase is for the use of one teacher. It is not intended to be shared. Please use the 'additional license' purchase if more than one teacher will be using it. Thank you!

Copyright © 2016 Ideas By Jivey, LLC
All rights reserved by author, Jessica Ivey.
Permission to copy for single classroom use only.
Electronic distribution limited to single classroom use only.
Not for public display.

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