This is a pdf file with 4 pages of "griddable" science items that are becoming more common on standardized tests. Make sure your students are familiar with the item format so they can show what they know. I based these on the released grade Texas STAAR
I haven't looked at this closely but I'm intrigued - Math Assessment for grade students to practice before the STAAR test is given. It was written using the blueprint released by TEA as to wha.
For your convenience, this editable Word document lists all the STAAR writing prompts dated from 2011 to 2017. As the state releases additional prompts, you could add them to the list. Spanish and English version included. Sample questions, scoring guide, and released test prompts are all together.
In Texas, the new STAAR test requires graders to write two expository papers, so there is a need to teach this type of writing to our students. This is just a list of possible writing prompts you can use to get your students writing expository papers!
STAAR Question Stem Task Cards -Contains 66 task cards, each containing question stems taken from the released grade Reading STAAR tests -Allows students and teachers to become familiar with the actual language used on the STAAR
Reading Test Prep Vocabulary for STAAR. Grades 3rd, 4th and 5th. Academic Vocabulary found on Standardized Tests.
I have combed the released Algebra 1 STAAR tests from 2013, 2014, and 2015 in hopes of preparing my students for the test. What should I be teaching differently? What do I need to review before they take the test? This is a two-page document of my analysis of the types of questions that are asked on the Algebra 1 STAAR test. I didn't look at the TEKS, I looked at topics that I could naturally group together and review.
This is an assessment based on sentence stems from the STAAR released questions of the grade Texas STAAR test. This is a reading test for the book Pancakes, Pancakes by Eric Carle. This is part of our Social Studies unit, but now you can use it to monitor