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Introduction to Spring 2020 ISAT Science Assessment /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Introduction-to-Spring-2020-ISAT-Science-Assessments.pdf
Updated November 06, 2019

This document summarizes key aspects of the new ISAT Science assessments.  It identifies the grades that will administer the new summative assessment, how to read the blueprints, the components of a cluster, and how to administer the science interims.

Modeling the Idaho State Science Standards /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Modeling-the-ISSS-v7-01.06.2020.pdf
Updated January 06, 2020
Thorough summary of how the three dimensions form the Idaho State Science Standards. Detailed explanations, charts, and graphs summarizing data for each science domain in the elementary, middle school and high school ISSS.
One Pager - Modeling the ISSS - Elementary /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Modeling-the-ISSS-Elem-One-Pager-v5-01.06.2020.pdf
Updated January 06, 2020
One page (front & back) summary of how the three dimensions form the elementary (grades 3-5) ISSS.
One Pager - Modeling the ISSS - Middle School /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Modeling-the-ISSS-Middle-One-Pager-v2-01.06.2020.pdf
Updated January 06, 2020
One page (front & back) summary of how the three dimensions form the middle school ISSS.
One Pager - Modeling the ISSS - High School /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Modeling-the-ISSS-High-One-Pager-v2-01.06.2020.pdf
Updated January 06, 2020
One page (front & back) summary of how the three dimensions form the high school ISSS.
Idaho Science Specifications - Elementary /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Elementary_School_ISSS_Specs_SY20-21.pdf
Updated June 22, 2020
The Idaho science specifications for science at elementary school are used by professional test developers to create clusters and stand-alones aligned to the ISSS that could appear on the new grade 5 science ISAT. 
Idaho Science Specifications - Middle School /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Middle_School_ISSS_Specs_SY20-21.pdf
Updated June 22, 2020
The Idaho science specifications for science at middle school are used by professional test developers to create clusters and stand-alones aligned to the ISSS that could appear on the new grade 8 science ISAT. 
Idaho Science Specifications - High School /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/High_School_ISSS_Specs_SY20-21.pdf
Updated June 22, 2020
The Idaho science specifications for science at high school are used by professional test developers to create clusters and stand-alones aligned to the ISSS that could appear on the new grade 11 science ISAT. 
Community Letter - Spring 2020 ISAT Science Assessments /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Community-Letter-ISAT-Science-SY2019-20_Final_NoLetterhead.pdf
Updated March 06, 2020
This letter summarizes key aspects of the new ISAT Science assessments. It can be used to communicate information about the new ISAT Science assessment to parents and guardians. Contents of this letter can be copied and pasted into an email or onto district/school letterhead and mailed to community members.  
Community Slide Deck - Spring 2020 ISAT Science Assessments /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Idaho-Science-Test-Community-SY2019-2020.pdf
Updated March 06, 2020
This slide deck summarizes key aspects of the new ISAT Science assessments. It can be used to present information about the new ISAT Science assessment to parents and guardians. It can also be downloaded and reviewed by community members.  
Test Security Agreement /core/fileparse.php/1519/urlt/Assessment-Confidentiality-Agreement_2019_2020_1.pdf
Updated January 06, 2020

This document will need to be signed by any person who will be proctoring an assessment during the 2019-2020 school year and will be kept on file at each district office.