Luis Munoz Marin and Parents collaborating th for

Luis Munoz Marin and Parents collaborating th for

Luis Munoz Marin and Parents collaborating th for e Maria J. Ortiz, Principal January 21, 2015 PARCC Parent Meeting Table of Contents: What is PARCC? Test Components Students Impact PARCC Phase I PARCC Phase II Testing Expectations/ Schedule

Calculator Policy Technology Features Exam Accommodations Assessment Results Preparation What is PARCC? Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College & Careers What is PARCC? PARCC is linked to what students

need to know for college & careers. 43 states have adopted the Common Core Standards 14 states (NJ is one) are using PARCC Test Components Performance Based Assessments (PBA) End of Year Assessments (EOY)

Innovative Constructive Response Extended Performance Tasks Selected Response Evidence Based Selected Response (EBSR) Students Impact English Language Arts (ELA) & Math will be tested from grades 3-11. The students at Luis Munoz Marin in grades 3-8 will test in 2015. PARCC 1 - March Critical thinking

Reading comprehension Response to writing from reading various text Real-world situations Informational text Research simulations PARCC II Late April/ Early May Short answer Reading comprehension Math conceptual skills & understanding Testing Expectations

Schedule (Grades 3-8) March 2 - 27, 2015 PBA April 27 May 20, 2015 EOY ELA Day 1 50 minutes

ELA Day 1 50 minutes ELA Day 2 50/60 minutes ELA Day 2 50/60 minutes ELA Day 3 40 minutes

Math Day 1 50/55 minutes Math Day 2 50 minutes ELA Day 3 40 minutes Math Day 1 50/55 minutes

Math Day 2 50 minutes What does a testing session look like? Classroom or computer lab Administered by your childs teacher Teachers can help with tech if a student is struggling Teachers can clarify directions Students can review and change answers

Also Computers will be swapped out if there is a problem Students can read or draw if finished early Classes who are not testing will have a regular morning Calculator Policy Grades 3-5 Calculators are not permitted Grades 6-7 will allow for an online four function calculator with square root Grade 8 will allow for an online

scientific calculator PARCC Accessibility Features for ALL students

Audio amplification Blank scratch paper graph, lined, unlined Eliminate Answer Choices Flag Items for Review Highlight tool Headphones Line Reader Tool Magnification/ Enlargement Devices Notepad using Embedded Notepad Pop Up Glossary Spell Check Device Writing Tools ( Cut, paste, bold, insert, copy)

Answer masking Text to speech (for Mathematics assessment only Technology Features for the PARCC The sample items using computer based tools to experience technology enhanced questions types include: Drag and Drop Select and Deselect Highlight Redo Undo Hover Single Click Use Scroll bars Click arrows

Resize Play and Pause Video Accommodations for Students identified via an IEP or 504 Text to Speech Speech to Text Calculation Devices

Word Prediction Device Separate testing location Extended Time Assessment Results Students score reports from the Spring 2015 will be available in early October 2015 The passing score will be announced in the fall of 2015 Students are NOT required to retake the assessment or retake a course based on their PARCC score. Middle School students taking Geometry or Algebra

1 will sit for the PARCC Algebra I or Geometry End of Course Exam What are we doing to prepare our schools? Annual Technology readiness Surveys & Webinars Preparing the infrastructure Increasing wireless access points in each school Increasing bandwidth

Selecting devices for assessments Laptops Chromebooks Desktops Purchasing additional hardware and software Mice, headphones, Chromebook carts, AB Tutor Control, & Refurbishing desktops What can you do to prepare your child for PARCC?

Expose to literature and support them in making connections Practice automaticity of math facts! Encourage problem solving in multiple ways Have them explain their process for problem solving Have them justify their answers Practice typing as often as possible

Utilize the PARCC Sample Questions & Practice Tests Utilize the resources on the MARSD & PARCC website Daily sustained reading Utilize the resources available from the National PTA Summary Questions & Answers Next PARCC Parent Meeting Thursday, February 5, 2015 from 5pm 6pm We will review test questions Thank you!

Recently Viewed Presentations

  • European Real Estate Society Conference 2010 PhD Session

    European Real Estate Society Conference 2010 PhD Session

    Hulu Terengganu Marang Besut Setiu 5322 4283 2569 1121 1541 1631 570 All housing types (Supply) Kuala Terengganu Kemaman Dungun Hulu Terengganu Marang Besut Setiu 1643 5848 1931 200 484 1673 140 Low cost housing (Demand) Kuala Terengganu Kemaman Dungun...
  • Simple Machines Device that makes doing work easier

    Simple Machines Device that makes doing work easier

    Simple Machines Device that makes doing work easier is a machine Machines increase applied force and/or change direction of applied force to make work easier Effort and Resistance Force applied to machine is effort force Resistance force - force applied...
  • Copyright  The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. Permission required for

    Copyright The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. Permission required for

    Figure 8.23 Discrete-gate realization with clocked D flip-flops for the ASM chart of Fig. 8.21. Figure 8.24 Using variable-entered Karnaugh maps to obtain a discrete-gate realization with clocked D flip-flops for the ASM chart of Fig. 8.21.
  • Innovation Procurement Professional Development Day May 13, 2019

    Innovation Procurement Professional Development Day May 13, 2019

    The IPT RFS Template is designed to avoid or minimize the potential that a Contract A process will arise. ... testing, and proof of concept are to be determined. A general understanding of the context, issues, needs and basic parameters...
  • TREATMENT OF WATER-MODULE-III - Weebly

    TREATMENT OF WATER-MODULE-III - Weebly

    Cylinder Storage → At a temp. of 38-40°C Problems → 10mg/lit in air causes irritation 20mg/lit causes inconvenience 1000mg/lit causes death in 5 minutes TREATMENT OF WATER - CONTD Advantages Can be stored long period without risk of deterioration Cheep...
  • How to Count Atoms - Polk County School District

    How to Count Atoms - Polk County School District

    How to Count Atoms Coefficient If an element or molecule has a LARGE number in front of it, this is how many atoms of each element there is. Example: 4Na -FOUR Sodium atoms 2HCl -TWO Hydrogen atoms and TWO Chlorine...
  • Adverbs - used to modify a verb, adjective or other adverb

    Adverbs - used to modify a verb, adjective or other adverb

    Adverbs - used to modify a verb, adjective or other adverb Answers the questions : where, when, how, or to what extent (how much or how long) Where - The fire started here. The thief fell down as he ran...
  • Transition to Adulthood:Future Directions in ... - hsc.ghs.org

    Transition to Adulthood:Future Directions in ... - hsc.ghs.org

    2011 Consensus Statement. Identified 6 areas for quality improvement, including: "Promotion of training and clinical experience on transition and transfer of youth and young adults (both with and without special needs) for trainees in all medical fields."