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Now you can be even more confident about your placements and instructional planning with the Stanford 10 norms update, available for the school year.
Updated norms allow for the most current comparison of student performance against a contemporary representative national sample. In addition to updated norms, the Stanford 10 Achievement Test series provides: Online grades 3—12 and paper grades K—12 administration options Items designed to measure up to four achievement parameters: To get the most from the new Stanford Norms, don't forget to add the Technical Manual!
Rely On Stanford 10 to Help You Guide Teaching and Learning Toward High Academic Standards The benchmark of excellence in achievement testing for more than 80 years, Stanford 10 provides reliable data to help measure student progress toward content standards and high expectations.
This multiple-choice assessment helps to identify student strengths and needs, leading to effective placement and instructional planning. Features and Benefits Content is aligned to state and national standards. Identification of student strengths and needs supports effective placement and instructional planning.
Test design reflects curricula and best instructional practices. All questions are unique across forms and levels. Each item is designed to measure up to four achievement parameters: Test questions assess all core content areas.
Full-color, consistently formatted testing materials help motivate students to answer all questions. Unique, easy-to-navigate answer documents provide a clear road map for students to mark their answers.
Untimed testing gives all students the opportunity to show what they know. Braille and large-print versions are available for special accommodations. Reflecting a balanced, developmental curriculum and sound instructional practices, these subtests assess the following areas at appropriate grade levels: Stanford 10 places an emphasis on assessing foundation skills that are critical to early literacy.
The Sounds and Letters subtest closely reflects reading research findings on the importance of phonemic awareness and phonics. Word Study Skills and Sentence Reading are evaluated across a broader grade range than in previous editions.
This assessment of literacy development in the early grades helps ensure that students are progressing at every stage on the road to literacy. Reading Comprehension Subtest The Stanford 10 Reading Comprehension subtest is based on research about the contexts and activities that are most effective for reading instruction and assessment.
The Stanford 10 framework involves three major purposes for reading literary, informational, and functional and multiple modes of comprehension initial understanding, interpretation, critical analysis, and awareness and usage of reading strategies. The Lexile Framework defines and sequences reading materials in terms of difficulty and allows you to identify customized reading lists for students based on their reading achievement.
Information about the use of Lexiles can be found at Lexile Measure. Click for larger image PDF - KB The Sounds and Letters subtest has an increased emphasis on phonemic awareness and phonics and closely reflects reading research findings. Word Study Skills and Sentence Reading are evaluated across a broader age range.
Expanded testing of literacy development provides important information to make sure students are progressing all along the road to literacy. Concepts assessed include number sense and operations; patterns, relationships, and algebra; geometry and measurement; and data, statistics, and probability.
Questions also evaluate processes in computation and representation; estimation; mathematical connections; and reasoning and problem solving. To enhance test interpretation, the subtests provide consistency in names of content clusters across levels.
Mathematics Problem Solving measures the skills and knowledge necessary to solve problems in mathematics. Mathematics Procedures measures the ability to apply the rules and methods of arithmetic to problems that require arithmetic solutions.
A mathematics reference sheet that provides the formulas necessary to solve problems is included for the Advanced and TASK levels.
From word- and sentence-level skills to whole composition features, the subtest engages students in real-life activities. Stanford 10 offers a choice of Language subtests to suit different language arts instructional approaches.
The Traditional Language subtest Form A measures proficiency in mechanics and expression in three different sections. The first section measures language mechanics—capitalization, punctuation, and usage—with questions that resemble an actual editing task.
Language expression is tested in the second section as students demonstrate their understanding of sentence structure. Language expression items in the third section include objectives typically assessed in the direct assessment of writing. An alternate Comprehensive Language subtest Form D replicates the writing process as closely as possible in a testing situation.Download Presentation PowerPoint Slideshow about 'How to complete DD Form 93 for Soldiers' - norman-oconnor An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation.
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