NYS ELA Grades 3-8 Scoring (2014)

Math scoring training is available at our Math Weebly

.................
Past changes from 2013 ELA Grades 3-8 Assessment (still applicable)
  • Aligned to the Common Core Learning Standards
  • No listening section
  • No graphic organizers
  • Paired passages (for grades 4 through 8... not for grade 3)
.................

Changes for 2014 ELA Grades 3-8 Assessment

  • The 2014 ELA tests will be split into 3 books administered across 3 days
  • Day 2 will consist of one book with both multiple-choice and constructed response questions
  • In Grades 5-8, Day 2 will have fewer passages and questions than Day 2 of the 2013 test (see Test Guide for specific times)

Additional information regarding the 2014 ELA assessments and how the 6 instructional shifts will be reflected in the assessments is available at EngageNY in the 2014 ELA Educator Test Guides.


Regional Scoring Training Resources

These are the training and video resources from 2013 but are still applicable for the 2014 scoring. It is important to be current in your training prior to coming to regional scoring for any particular grade level.


Videos

(links to E2CC BOCES YouTube videos)

Handouts


PowerPoint Presentation
(with speaker notes)
Grade 3

Introduction (1)
Holistic Scoring (2)
Using the 2-pt Rubric (3)
2-pt Guide & Practice Sets (4)
Using the 4-pt, Grade 3 Rubric (5)
Grade 3, 4-pt Guide Set, Part 1 (8)
Grade 3, 4-pt Guide Set, Part 2 (8)

2-pt Rubric
2-pt Guide Set
2-pt Practice Set
4-pt, G3 Rubric
G3, 4-pt Guide Set

Introduction (1)
Holistic Scoring (2)
Using the 2-pt Rubric (3)
2-pt Guide & Practice Sets (4)
Using the 4-pt, Grade 3 Rubric (5)
Grade 3, 4-pt Guide Set (8)
Grades 4-5

Introduction (1)
Holistic Scoring (2)
Using the 2-pt Rubric (3)
2-pt Guide & Practice Sets (4)
Using the 4-pt, Grades 4-5 Rubric (6)
Grades 4-5, 4-pt Guide Set (9)

2-pt Rubric
2-pt Guide Set
2-pt Practice Set
4-pt, G4-5 Rubric
G4, 4-pt Guide Set

Introduction (1)
Holistic Scoring (2)
Using the 2-pt Rubric (3)
2-pt Guide & Practice Sets (4)
Using the 4-pt, Grades 4-5 Rubric (6)
Grades 4-5, 4-pt Guide Set (9)
Grades 6-8

Introduction (1)
Holistic Scoring (2)
Using the 2-pt Rubric (3)
2-pt Guide & Practice Sets (4)
Using the 4-pt, Grades 6-8 Rubric (7)
Grades 6-8, 4-pt Guide & Practice Sets, Pt 1 (10)
Grades 6-8, 4-pt Guide & Practice Sets, Pt 2 (10)

2-pt Rubric
2-pt Guide Set
2-pt Practice Set
4-pt, G6-8 Rubric
G8, 4-pt Guide Set
G8, 4-pt Practice Set

Introduction (1)
Holistic Scoring (2)
Using the 2-pt Rubric (3)
2-pt Guide & Practice Sets (4)
Using the 4-pt, Grades 6-8 Rubric (7)
Grades 6-8, 4-pt Guide & Practice Sets (10)
Practice Set Note and Arrow.png