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Card Sort Blank Activity


This is an Accessible Alternate Version (AAV) of the Blank Card Sort activity posted on the 2017 CAASPP Institute Training Materials page. The Microsoft Word version (DOC) available there is the preferred version for most users.

What are the differences between assessment types within a balanced assessment system?


FORMATIVE


...assessments are designed to...

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...by providing...

(fill in the blank)

...through...

(fill in the blank)

...that are...

(fill in the blank)

...and that answer the question(s)...

(fill in the blank)


INTERIM

...assessments are designed to...

(fill in the blank)

...by providing...

(fill in the blank)

...through...

(fill in the blank)

...that are...

(fill in the blank)

...and that answer the question(s)...

(fill in the blank)

Summative

...assessments are designed to...

(fill in the blank)

...by providing...

(fill in the blank)

...through...

(fill in the blank)

...that are...

(fill in the blank)

...and that answer the question(s)...

(fill in the blank)

Activity adapted by the California Department of Education from the “Balanced Assessment System” graphic developed by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction: April 30, 2015.

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Last Reviewed: Monday, March 27, 2017
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