ERIC Number: ED485461
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jul
Released Test Items: Sample Student Work Illustrating GEE 21 Achievement Levels, Grade 11 Science
Louisiana State Department of Education
This document presents student work on the Science test which was completed as part of a Graduate Exit Exam (GEE) 21 assessment. The test is made up of forty multiple--choice items, four independent short?answer items, and one comprehensive science task. The science task consists of three short--answer items and one essay, all of which are based on a given problem or scenario. The document includes multiple-choice and short-answer items that exemplify what students scoring at specified achievement levels should know and be able to do. A discussion of each item highlights the knowledge and skills it is intended to measure, as well as strengths and weaknesses in the student work on the item.
Descriptors: Grade 11, Secondary Education, Science Achievement, Achievement Tests, Student Evaluation, State Standards, Exit Examinations
Louisiana Department of Education, Office of Student and School Performance, Division of Student Standards and Assessments, P.O. Box 94064, Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9064. Web site: http://www.louisianaschools.net.
Publication Type: Guides - General; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: Grade 11
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.