This brief student-friendly Powerpoint explains to students (and new teachers!) the basics of what our LEAP 2025 ELA test for grades 4-10 looks like so they know what to expect. This will build confidence and eliminate confusion on test day.
BONUS: Powerpoint includes 10 testing TIPS!
Ex: Pacing, Infographis, How to find good textual evidence, etc.
Slides include information about the types of tasks, the time limits, and an explanation about the types of essays that they will write.
Research Simulation: 3 passages / 90 min.
The Research Simulation Task asks students to analyze an informational topic presented through several articles.
Students will answer a series of questions and synthesize (put together) information from multiple sources in order to write an analytic essay.