The *Assessment Book* contains a variety of assessment options for every chapter as well as a prerequisite practice and pre- and post-course tests. The *Assessment Book *varies based on the grade level. There is also an answer sheet to practice gridded response questions for standardized tests.

__K-5__:

- Prerequisite Skills Practice with Item Analysis

The Prerequisite Skills Practice covers material that students should be familiar with from the prior grade. The Item Analysis can be used to determine topics that need to be reviewed.

- Pre-Course Test

The Pre-Course Test measures students’ current understanding of the content in this course.

- Chapter Tests

The Chapter Tests provide assessment of student understanding of key concepts taught in the chapter. There are two tests for each chapter.

- Course Benchmark Tests

The Course Benchmark Tests measure students’ cumulative understanding of topics throughout the course. There are three tests, one after each of the first three quarters.

- Post-Course Test

The Post-Course Test measures students’ understanding of all content in this course.

__6-8__:

- Prerequisite Skills Practice with Item Analysis

The Prerequisite Skills Practice covers material that students should be familiar with from the prior grade. The Item Analysis can be used to determine topics that need to be reviewed.

- Pre-Course Test

The Pre-Course Test measures students’ current understanding of the content in this course.

- Quizzes

The Quizzes provide ongoing assessment of student understanding. There are two quizzes for each chapter.

- Chapter Tests

The Chapter Tests provide assessment of student understanding of key concepts taught in the chapter. There are two tests for each chapter.

- Alternative Assessments

Each Alternative Assessment includes at least one multi-step problem that combines a variety of concepts from the chapter. Students are asked to explain their solutions, write about the mathematics, or compare and analyze different situations.

- STEAM Performance Tasks

The STEAM Performance Tasks present an assessment of the content in each chapter in a real-world situation. These tasks correlate to the STEAM Video in each chapter.

- Course Benchmark Tests

The Course Benchmark Tests measure students’ cumulative understanding of topics throughout the course. There are three tests, one after each of the first three quarters.

- Post-Course Test

The Post-Course Test measures students’ understanding of all content in this course.

__High School:__

- Prerequisite Skills Practice with Item Analysis

The Prerequisite Skills Practice covers material that students should be familiar with from the prior grade. The Item Analysis can be used to determine topics that need to be reviewed.

- Pre-Course Test with Item Analysis

The Pre-Course Test covers key concepts that students will learn in the course. The Item Analysis can be used to determine topics that need to be reviewed.

- Quizzes

The Quizzes provide ongoing assessment of student understanding. The quizzes appear at the halfway point of each chapter.

- Chapter Tests

The Chapter Tests provide assessment of student understanding of key concepts taught in the chapter. There are two tests for each chapter.

- Alternative Assessments

Each Alternative Assessment includes at least one multi-step problem that combines a variety of concepts from the chapter. Students are asked to explain their solutions, write about the mathematics, or compare and analyze different situations.

- Performance Tasks

The Performance Tasks present an assessment in a real-world situation. Every chapter has a task that allows students to work with multiple objectives and apply their knowledge to realistic scenarios.

- Cumulative Tests

The Cumulative Tests provide students practice answering questions in standardized test format. The assessments cover material from multiple chapters of the textbook. The questions represent problem types and reasoning patterns frequently found on standardized tests.

- Post-Course Test with Item Anaylsis

The Post-Course Test measures students’ understanding of all content in this course.

The *Assessment Book* can be found at the book and chapter levels when searching the resources. For the Prerequisite Skills Practice, Pre-Course Test, Post-Course Test, and Course Benchmark Tests, search for the *Assessment Book* at the book level. For the Quizzes, Chapter Tests, Alternative Assessments, Performance Tasks, and Cumulative Assessments, search the chapter level for *Assessment Book*.

The *Assessment Book* is completely editable in Word and Google Docs so teachers can customize each assessment to meet the needs of all students.