Writing Released Tests or Test Item Sets Spring 2015
Writing Practice Items
Clicking on a link for the Practice Items will launch the items in the browser window.
|Writing Practice Tools: Respond to a practice prompt within the online writing interface. |
Clicking on a link for a Writing Practice Tool will launch the tool in a browser window.
|Grade 5||Gr. 5 Practice Tool||Writing Practice Tool Guide|
|Grade 8||Gr. 8 Practice Tool|
|End of Course||End of Course Practice Tool|
|Sample Excerpts in Reading and Writing Stand-Alone Items (PDF): Shows how an excerpt or excerpts in a stand-alone item may be presented in online and paper/pencil tests. The length of the excerpt(s) in each box will vary, and some excerpts may be several paragraphs. Students are to read the boxed excerpt(s) and answer the item.|
|View a presentation (PPT) that explains the administration of the audio version of the short paper component of the online English SOL Writing test. After opening the file, click on the "Slide Show" tab and then click on the icon to start the slide show from the beginning.|
Writing Prompts Practice
Spring 2011 Released Writing Tests