CALIFORNIA TEST PREP Common Core Math SBAC Mathematics Grade 5: Preparation for the Smarter Balanced Assessments


Prepares Students for the 2016-2017 Smarter Balanced (SBAC) Assessments!

Provides Ongoing Skill Development and Practice
– Provides ten practice sets for ongoing test preparation and skill development
– Begins with two short practice sets to introduce students to testing
– Continues with eight 60-minute practice sets to give students the experience they need to perform well on assessments
– Covers all the skills in the Common Core State Standards
– Prepares students for the question types found on the state tests

Preparation for the Smarter Balanced (SBAC) Assessments
– Covers the same skills as the Smarter Balanced assessments
– Provides practice completing selected-response, constructed-response, and technology-enhanced questions
– More rigorous questions prepare students for the higher difficulty of the new assessments
– Full answer key lists the Common Core skill assessed by each question

One Book, Eight Key Benefits
– Develop and build on all the Common Core skills that students need
– Build confidence by using the tests to improve student performance
– Reduce test anxiety by allowing low-stress practice
– Ensure students are comfortable with a range of question formats
– Introduce students to the more complex tasks found on the Smarter Balanced assessments
– Help students prepare for the more rigorous Smarter Balanced assessments
– Use the full answer key and skills list to identify gaps in knowledge and target revision accordingly
– Use the practice sets for testing, revision, and retesting