Michigan State ASSESSMENTs for ELA
The State of Michigan has adopted the SAT and designed the M-STEP to assess students mastery of Michigan K-12 Standard for English Language Arts.
The Redesigned SAT
To help students prepare for our redesigned assessments, the College Board has designed sample questions to illustrate the key changes being made to the SAT, PSAT/NMSQT, PSAT™ 10, and PSAT™ 8/9.
About the Redesigned SAT
Khan Academy - Videos to support teaching students how to read literature, natural science, social science, and the humanities rhetorically.
Write Well Module - This sample unit of study was designed to support teaching on demand writing techniques. It provides sample lesson ideas to support students understanding of rubrics, essay prompts, and vocabulary.
SAT resources developed by The College Board and Wayne County RESA Assessment and Content Consultants - This page includes an overview of the changes related to the newly redesigned SAT as well as content area presentations and instructional resources.
M-STEP Summative Assessment
The M-STEP will include our summative assessments designed to measure student growth effectively for today’s students. English language arts and mathematics will be assessed in grades 3–8, science in grades 4 and 7, and social studies in grades 5 and 8.
ACT Essay View
Sign up to view your students' results. See their actual papers with comments from ACT.
ACT Holistic Scoring Rubric
A copy of the ACT holistic writing rubric.
Sample ACT test items.
ACT Readiness Standards English
A copy of the ACT Readiness Standards for English.
ACT Readiness Standards Reading
A copy of the ACT Readiness Standards for Reading.
Preparing for the WorkKeys Assessment Document
Students will be tested in 3 areas: Applied Mathematics, Reading for Information and Locating Information.
WorkKeys Occupational Profiler
You will have to register. After registering, you can view the scores needed by specific occupation.
WorkKeys Practice Tests
There is a fee of $4.50 (per test) for the WorkKeys Practice test.