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SBAC/CAASPP Activites

Smarter Balance Assessment Consortium/California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress K-8 Activities

 

Smarter Balance Assessment Consortium/California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress

Practice for the SBAC/CAASPP Testing by clicking on links below.

 

– Actual testing dates, coming in May 2016, are still to be determined

 

This is the main Smarter Balance link for CAASPP – start here to get to all parts of the SBAC test & practice tests. http://californiatac.org/

 

Practice Test Question Answers Click on link and scroll down to Scoring Guide a bit cumbersome, the two websites below show the answers in a more user friendly format.

 

San Diego County Office of Education’s computer-based test simulator by Ed Tech Productions – a simulator for students and teachers to engage with digital content in both mathematics and language arts in skills focused approach. The answers are right on each page for easy self-check!

 

Oregon State Practice Assessments Practice Questions for both Math and ELA aligned with Common Core State Standards. The answers are right on each page for easy self-check!

 

SBAC Tech Skills - these are in a game type format.

 

SBAC Tech Skills for Grades 1-2 Mouse Practice

Source

Description

CCSS

Magical Capitals

 

 

Magical Capitals allows students to practice their understanding of capitalization and mouse

 skills.

ELA

(RF.1.1)

Color, Draw & Paint

Color, Draw & Paint gives students the opportunity drawing lines, circles and navigating

 buttons with their mouse.

FUN

Balloon Pop

 Subtraction

 

Balloon Pop Subtraction allows students the opportunity to practice subtraction while they practice their mouse

skills.

ELA

(RF.K.3)

 

Keyboarding

Source

Description

CCSS

Monkey

 Paws

 

Students will type keys using left and right

Hands.

ELA (W.1.6) (W.2.6)

Keyboarding Zoo

Students will practice finding the keys on the keyboard.

ELA (W.1.6) (W.2.6)

Keyboard

 Climber

 

Students will navigate the website to begin and type keys that appear.

ELA (W.1.6) (W.2.6)

 

Navigation

Source

Description

CCSS

Number Chart

 Game

 

In the Number Chart Game students will place numbers in the appropriate location on the number chart while

Choosing between levels and finding hot spots.

Math

(1.NBT.A.1)

(2.NBT.A1)

Dinosaurs Read

 Aloud

 

Dinosaurs Read Aloud is a read aloud that allows students to practice navigation, while listening to reading. Use

hot spots (pause, arrow) and volume sliders.

ELA

(SL1.4)

(SL2.2)

Study Jams

In Study Jams, students can watch videos and play supplemental games on as variety of topics tied to

CCSS Math standards. Play a video, use navigation tools, and learn!

Math

Math Word Problems

In Math Word Problems, have students choose a grade level, and practice typing in a

 constructed response box.

Math

(1.OA.A.2)

(2.OA.A.1)

 

 

Drag & Drop        

Source

Description

CCSS

Base Ten

 Fun

 

In Base Ten Fun students will practice their 'drag & drop' skills by constructing numbers

 

using base ten blocks.

Math

(1.NBT.B2)

(2.NBT.A1)

Spelling Practice with

 Dolce Sight Words

 

Practice spelling site words by dragging and dropping letters to spell the word.

ELA

(RF.K.2)

Math

 Journey

 

In Math Journey, students will practice their 'drag and drop' skills by choosing which numbers are greater or

less than by traveling through the journey.

Math

(1NBT.B3)

(2.NBT.A4)

               

SBAC Tech Skills for Grades 3-4

Mouse Practice                

Skill

Activities and Description

CCSS

Scroll

Practice

Students will visit Scroll Practice and follow directions to practice using the mouse.

 

Math (3.OA.D.8) (4.OA.A3)

 

Scroll

Practice

Using Math Maven students are expected to apply their mouse skills by scrolling through prompts to solve the math mystery and answer the question.

Math (3.OA.D.8) (4.OA.A3)

 

Highlight Text

Using Highlighting Text students will wear headphone, listen to the directions and practice highlighting text.

 

Students will visit Grade 3 Proofreading Makes Perfect and Grade 4 Proofreading Makes Perfect to practice correcting grammar, spelling usage, and punctuation. Students will need to practice highlighting text, and placing cursor in specific locations in the text.

 

ELA (L.3.1,L.3.2) (L.4.1,L4.2

Mouse Clicking

Students will play Mouse Clicking to improve the speed and accuracy of mouse clicking.

 

ELA

(RF 3.3)

(RF 4.3)

Mouse Clicking

Using Spelling Bees students will practice their speed and accuracy of using the mouse.

ELA

(RF 3.3)

(RF 4.3)

 

Keyboarding

Skill

Activities and Description

CCSS

Keyboarding

Students will use Dance Mat Typing to practice typing skills, choose your level.

ELA

(W.3.6)

(W.4.6)

Keyboarding

Students will use Typing Club to follow sequential format for improving a variety of typing skills.

ELA

(W.3.6)

(W.4.6)

Number Pad Practice

Using Number Pad Practice students will focus on using the number key pad and will practice using the number pad for speed and accuracy

Math

(3.OA A.3)

(4.OA.A1)

 

Students will play Math Quiz to improve their multiplication fluency while practicing using the number key pad.

 

 

 

Navigation

Skill

Activities and Description

CCSS

Understanding Symbols

Using Word Clouds for Kids students will practice interpreting how to navigate an activity by creating content-specific word clouds.

ELA

(W.3.6)

(W.4.6)

Writing into Fields

Using The Friendly Letter Creator, students will practice typing into fields.

 

ELA

(W.3.1)

(W.4.1)

Writing into Fields

Esperanza Rising will allow students to respond to prompts by typing into fields. Once finished, they have the options of printing their writing.

ELA

(W.3.1)

(W.4.1)

Navigating Videos

In Study Jams, students can watch videos and play supplemental games on a variety of topics tied to CCSS math standards. Play a video, use navigation tools, and learn!

Math

Multiple Navigation Skills

Using Story Starters, students will use a variety of navigation skills including locating hotspots, toggling to advance to next screen and typing into fields to create a story.

ELA

(W.3.3)

(W.4.3)

 

Drag & Drop Download: Drag & Drop Lesson

Skill

Activities and Description

CCSS

Drag and

Drop

Using Thinking Blocks, students will model and solve word problems while practicing their navigation and drag and drop skills.

Using Clean Up Your Grammar, students will practice dragging and dropping by sorting verbs

 and nouns.

Math

(3.OA.)

(4.OA)

ELA

(L.3.2)

L.4.2)

 

SBAC Tech Skills for Grades 5-8

Mouse Practice

Skill

Activities and Description

CCSS

Mouse

 

Practice

 

Students can practice multiple mouse skills, including scrolling, using drop down menus, radio buttons, and

 

accessing links, using the Mousercise exercises, and if necessary visit theMousing Around tutorial.

ELA (W.5.6)

 

Highlight Text

 

Using Highlighting Text students will wear headphone, listen to the directions and practice highlighting text.

 

Students will visit Grade 5 Proofreading Makes Perfect to practice correcting grammar, spelling usage,

 

and punctuation. Students will need to practice highlighting text, and placing cursor in specific locations in the text.

 

ELA

(L5.2)

Mouse Clicking

 

Students will practice their speed and accuracy of using the mouse by playing various math games found in

 

FunBrain: Math Arcade. Students should identify their grade level prior to playing game.

 

Math

                               

Keyboarding       

Skill

Activities and Description

CCSS

Keyboarding

Students will use Keyboard Invasion to practice typing skills, choose your level.

ELA

(W.5.6)

Keyboarding

Students will use Sky Chase to practice typing skills.

ELA

(W.5.6)

Number Pad Practice

Using Number Pad Practice students will focus on using the number key pad and will practice using the number pad for speed and accuracy.

ELA

(W.5.6)

Number Pad Practice

Students will play Math Quiz to improve their multiplication fluency while practicing using the number key pad.

ELA

(W.5.6)

                               

Navigation

Skill

Activities and Description

CCSS

Understanding

 

Symbols

Using Tagxedo,students will practice interpreting how to navigate an activity by creating content- specific word clouds.

ELA (W.3.6) (RL. 5.2,5.4))

Writing into Fields

 

Using Make Beliefs Comix, students will practice typing into fields by creating original comics using a

 

variety of editing and selection tools.

ELA (W.5.3) (W.5.4)

 

Navigating Videos

 

In Study Jams, students can watch videos and play supplemental games on a variety of topics tied to

 

CCSS Math standards. Play a video, use navigation tools, and learn!

Math

Multiple Navigation

 

Skills

Using Making an Animation students will use a variety of navigation skills including copying, selection tools,

ELA (W.5.6)

 

                               

Drag & Drop

Skill

Activities and Description

CCSS

Drag and Drop

Using Thinking Blocks, students will model and solve word problems while practicing their navigation and drag and drop skills.

Math

(5.OA.)