This Smarter Balanced Sample Items: 7th Grade Math – Target B assessment also includes:
Fraction and integer operations follow the same rules. Assess the depth of understanding with operations with rational numbers using a presentation from the Grade 7 Claim 1 Slideshow series. A set of slides presents 12 question and answers that focus on the operations of real numbers with most embedded within a context.
- Use questions as lesson openers or for closure during the appropriate lesson
- Model how to think through the more complex items with a think aloud
- Indicates students should not use calculators
- Presentation is the second of nine in the Gr. 7 Claim 1 Item Slide Shows series
- Rubric explains how to score each item to align with the Smarter Balanced Assessment
- Provides questions of progressive difficulty