DTC Listserv message – Additional Biology Sample Items

Greetings Superintendents:

Please see the information below regarding Biology sample items.



From: Jackie Sampsell <JSampsell@mdek12.org>

Date: November 30, 2018 at 7:03:02 PM CST

To: Paula Vanderford <pavanderford@mdek12.org>

Subject: [msdtc] DTC Listserv message – Additional Biology Sample Items

Hello DTCs,

Congratulations on completing your first week of End-of-Course Testing in Algebra I, Biology, English II, and U.S. History!  The testing window for MAAP EOC (Algebra I, English II, Biology, U.S. History) is open and will end on December 14, 2018. 

Reminder – We are posting an Assessment Daily Update (ADU) daily from Monday – Thursday in SharePoint: DTC Resources/2018-2019 Assessment Daily Updates

Biology Sample Items Posted (Round Two)

We have posted an additional 15 biology sample items in the following location:

Link from OSA MAAP home page: Science and History Resources

Full Link: https://districtaccess.mde.k12.ms.us/studentassessment/Public%20Access/Statewide_Assessment_Programs/MAAP-Mississippi%20Academic%20Assessment%20Program/Science%20and%20US%20History

The file name is BIO sample items_15_r2. The answer key and metadata for the items are at the back of the PDF document. More sample items will be released in early January for science grades 5 and 8.



Jackie Sampsell, Ed.D, State Assessment Director

Office of Student Assessment