Smarter Balanced Test Information

2022-2023 CAASPP Testing 

Gr. 3-8  April 26 & 27 ELA          May 16 & 17 Math

**(Scroll down for Test Released Scoring Link)

Parents as Instructors and Students
Grades 3-8 Instructions to Practice Tests

1. Close all apps on the iPad

2. Click the "Air Secure Browser"

3. Leave Guest Use and Guest Session "ON"

4. Click on the left bottom "Go to the Operational Test"

5. Select a grade

6. Select "Practice Test" (Teacher will have the answer keys to this test.

7. Parents as instructors use another computer with the answers using this link: Scoring Guides Click here: Answers, Scoring Guide

8. Work together to understand navigation, how questions are asked on state testing, process of elimination help, and finally watch all the videos to understand the tool tips.

2022-23 TOOL TIPS for all CAASPP State Tests:

Line Reader video:

Keyboard video:

Highlighter video:

Notes video:

Expandable Passages video:

Spellcheck video:

Thesaurus video:

English Glossary video:

Calculator Video, gr. 6-8 and gr 5 for science:

Mark for Review Video:


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**Practice Test 2022
The Smarter Balanced Practice Tests provide an early look at sets of assessment questions aligned to the Common Core for grades 3-8 and 11 in both English language arts/literacy and mathematics.
Take the Practice Test
Click Here:Test Released Questions
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IMPORTANT! Video to SHOW students SBAC computer navigation:
Click the Universal Tools link and learn...
Let's Talk Universal Tools [14:07 runtime

Scoring Guides Click here: Answers, Scoring Guide