Part One: Now that the ILEARN assessment blueprints are now available for Science and Biology, NIESC is pleased to welcome Tim Martin, IDOE Science and Biology Assessment Specialist, to share his expertise with grade 4 and 6 science teachers, Biology teachers, instructional coaches, curriculum directors, and administrators on the morning of October 3, 2018. Those attending should bring several classroom assessments and a charged laptop/iPad or other device.
Part Two: The afternoon will focus on aligning curriculum to the ILEARN Science and Biology blueprints and collaborating with peers. Amy Leeson, NIESC Professional Development Curriculum Consultant, will facilitate this extended curriculum development.
PART I will cover the following:
An overview of ILEARN assessments for Science and Biology
Test Blueprints, Item Specification, Performance Tasks, Rubrics
Released Items Depository
PART II will cover the following:
Building or revising your curriculum map to align with the ILEARN Science and Biology blueprints
Collaborating with peers
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