ERIC Number: ED457532
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Missouri Assessment Program, Spring 2001: Communication Arts, Released Items, Grade 7.
Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City.
This document deals with testing in communication arts for seventh graders in Missouri public schools. The document first provides an article about adventures on and around an island near the coast of Nova Scotia entitled "The Secret of the Oak Island Money Pit" (Sharon Barry). The document instructs students to read the article and then answer Items 14 through 17. The document then provides scoring guides for these Session 1 Items and for a writing prompt in Session 2. It also includes a glossary of terms for the Communication Arts MAP Test. (NKA)
Descriptors: Grade 7, Junior High Schools, Language Arts, Public Schools, Reading Comprehension, Scoring Rubrics, Student Evaluation, Tests
Missouri Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Division of School Improvement, P.O. Box 480, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0480. Tel: 573-751-4234; Fax: 573-751-9434. For full text: http://www.dese.state.mo.us/divimprove/curriculum/commarts/i ndex.htm.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City.