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2020-21 English/Language Arts Interim Assessments Summaries /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/SY2020-21-ELA-Interim-Summary_Updated.pdf
Updated October 20, 2020

These documents summarize the names, and item counts, of the ELA/L ICA, SICA, IABs, and Focused IABs available for SY2020-2021.

2020-21 Interim Assessment Guide for Administration /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/2020-21-Interim-Assessment-Guide-for-Administration.pdf
Updated November 04, 2020

This Interim Assessment Guide for Administration is intended for staff who play a role in the administration of, and review of results for, the Smarter Balanced interim assessments.

2020-21 Interim Assessments Overview /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/interim-assessments-overview.pdf
Updated July 16, 2020

This document provides an overview of the Interim Assessments (ICA and IAB) and what to expect for the upcoming 2020-2021 administration.

English Language Arts (ELA) FIABs Blueprint /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/English-Language-Arts-ELA-FIAB-Blueprint.pdf
Updated July 22, 2020
This document contains the ELA Focused Interim Assessment Blocks (FIABs) Blueprint for grades 3-8 and high school.
English Language Arts (ELA) IABs Blueprint /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/English-Language-Arts-ELA-IAB-Blueprint.pdf
Updated July 22, 2020

These documents contain the English Language Arts (ELA) Interim Assessment Blocks (IABs) Blueprint for grades 3-8 and high school.

English Language Arts (ELA) SICAs Blueprint /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/English-Language-Arts-SICA-Blueprint.pdf
Updated October 19, 2020
English Language Arts (ELA) ICAs Blueprint /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/English-Language-Arts-ELA-ICA-Blueprint.pdf
Updated July 22, 2020

These documents contain the English Language Arts (ELA) Interim Comprehensive Assessment (ICA) Blueprints for grade 3-8 and high school and the Shortened Interim Comprehensive Assessment (SICA) Blueprints for grades 3-8.

Idaho Guide to Using Interim Assessments to Support Remote Teaching and Learning /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Idaho-Guide-to-Using-Interim-Assessments-to-Support-Remote-Teaching-and-Learning_Final.pdf
Updated April 20, 2020
This guide provides ideas for using the Interim Assessments to support remote teaching and learning. Additionally, step-by-step instructions for instructors, students and parents are provided for administering the Interim Assessment at home.
Interim Assessment Implementation Planning Checklist /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Interim-Assessment-Implementation-Planning-Checklist_2020-2021.pdf
Updated September 17, 2020

The Interim Assessment Planning Checklist provides different steps needed in order to facilitate Interim Assessment test administration, as well as required steps once testing is completed.

This video tutorial outlines the tasks for administering and scoring Interim assessments (ICAs and IABs). The optional Interim Assessments are given to students throughout the year to help teachers monitor student progress. This video also provides information on all available materials and resources specific to Interim assessments.

Interim Assessment Technical Report for Educators /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/2017-2018-interim-assessments-technical-report.pdf
Updated October 24, 2019

This document focuses on both the Interim Comprehensive Assessments (ICAs) and the Interim Assessment Blocks (IABs), and provides information about the overall assessment system for context.