Key Data Systems

INSPECT Item Bank and Comprehensive Assessment Solution

Key Data Systems has over 200 pre-built PARCC-aligned assessments in Illuminate including Interim Formative Benchmarks, Summative/End-of-Year assessments, and Performance Tasks. Together, these assessments can be used throughout the year as part of a comprehensive assessment strategy.

Blueprints for these pre-built assessments can be found below. All the assessments can be found in Illuminate by searching “PARCC” and filtering for grade level and subject.

AssessDev_KDSAssessment Timeline

INSPECT Items

Statistical data are collected from items to ensure items and assessments in the bank are reliable and valid. Items found to be lacking are removed or revised.

Items attributes are included such as DOK, PARCC claims, and Standards for Mathematical Practices.

These assessments include all item types currently used in high-stakes assessments such as PARCC, including:

  • –Multiple Choice
  • –Evidence-based selected response
  • –Drag and Drop
  • –Graphing
  • –Matching
  • –Hot text
  • –Drop down
  • –Technology enabled- listening
  • and more

INSPECT Items

Statistical data are collected from items to ensure items and assessments in the bank are reliable and valid. Any item found lacking are revised or removed.

Item attributes include DOK, PARCC claims, and Standards for Mathematical Practices.


Pre-Built KDS Assessments

K-5 Math
Kindergarten
Kindergarten Math CCSS Interim Formative

1st Grade
Grade 1 Math CCSS Interim Formative
Grade 1 Math CCSS Summative

2nd Grade
Grade 2 Math CCSS Interim Formative
Grade 2 Math CCSS Summative
Grade 2 Math End-of-Year Assessment

3rd Grade
Grade 3 Math CCSS Interim Formative
KDS Grade 3 Math Interim Online Only
KDS Grade 3 Math Comprehensive
Grade 3 Math End-of-Year Assessment

Grade 3 Math CCSS Summative
Spanish Grade 3 Math CCSS Summative

Checkpoint Grade 3 Geometric Measurement: Concepts of Area
Checkpoint Grade 3 Measurement/Estimation: Solve Problems
Checkpoint Grade 3 Four Operations: Identify/Explain Patterns
Checkpoint Grade 3 Multiply and Divide: Represent/Solve

4th Grade
Grade 4 Math CCSS Interim Formative
KDS Grade 4 Math Interim Online Only
KDS Grade 4 Math Comprehensive
Grade 4 Math End-of-Year Assessment

Grade 4 Math CCSS Summative
Spanish Grade 4 Math CCSS Summative

Checkpoint Grade 4 Place Value: Operations Multi-digit Arithmetic
Checkpoint Grade 4 Four operations: Solve Problems Whole Numbers

5th Grade
Grade 5 Math CCSS Interim Formative
KDS Grade 5 Math Interim Online Only
KDS Grade 5 Math Comprehensive

Grade 5 Math CCSS Summative
Spanish Grade 5 Math CCSS Summative

Checkpoint Grade 5 Multiply and Divide: Fractions
Checkpoint Grade 5 Fractions: Equivalents Add and Subtract
Checkpoint Grade 5 Operations: Multi-digit Whole/Decimal Hundreths

*For blueprints, please contact your school’s assessment specialist

6-8 Math
6th Grade
Grade 6 Math CCSS Interim Formative
KDS Grade 6 Math Interim Online Only
KDS Grade 6 Math Comprehensive
Grade 6 Math CCSS Summative

Checkpoint Grade 6 Algebraic Expressions: Understanding Arithmetic
Checkpoint Grade 6 Fractions: Divide Fractions by Fractions

7th Grade
Grade 7 Math CCSS Interim Formative
KDS Grade 8 Math Comprehensive
Grade 8 Math CCSS Summative

Checkpoint Grade 7 Equivalent Expressions: Properties of Operations

8th Grade
Grade 8 Math CCSS Interim Formative
KDS Grade 8 Math Comprehensive
Grade 8 Math CCSS Summative

Checkpoint Grade 8 Pythagorean theorem
Checkpoint Grade 8 Linear Equations/Paris of Simultaneous Linear Equations
Checkpoint Grade 8 Expressions/Equations: Radicals and Integers

*For blueprints, please contact your school’s assessment specialist

9-12 Math
Math I, Math II, Math III
High School Math Interim Online Only
High School Math Comprehensive

Algebra I
Algebra I Interim Online Only
Algebra I Comprehensive

Geometry
Geometry Interim Online Only
Geometry Comprehensive

Algebra II
Algebra II Interim Online Only
Algebra II Comprehensive

*For blueprints, please contact your school’s assessment specialist

K-5 Literacy
 Kindergarten
Kindergarten ELA CCSS Interim Formative
Spanish Kindergarten ELA CCSS Interim Formative

1st Grade
Grade 1 ELA CCSS Interim Formative
Spanish Grade 1 ELA CCSS Interim Formative

2nd Grade
Grade 2 ELA CCSS Interim Formative
Spanish Grade 2 ELA CCSS Interim Formative

3rd Grade
Grade 3 ELA CCSS Interim Formative
Spanish Grade 3 ELA CCSS Interim Formative

Grade 3 ELA CCSS Summative
Spanish Grade 3 ELA CCSS Summative

Grade 3 ELA Comprehensive Assessment
Grade 3 ELA End-of-Year Assessment

Checkpoint Grade 3 Writing Informational
Checkpoint Grade 3 Writing Narrative
Checkpoint Grade 3 Reading Lit: Ideas and Details

4th Grade
Grade 4 ELA CCSS Interim Formative
Spanish Grade 4 ELA CCSS Interim Formative

Grade 4 ELA CCSS Summative
Spanish Grade 4 ELA CCSS Summative

Grade 4 ELA Comprehensive Assessment
Grade 4 ELA End-of-Year Assessment

Checkpoint Grade 4 Writing Informational
Checkpoint Grade 4 Writing Narrative
Checkpoint Grade 4 Reading Lit: Ideas and Details

5th Grade
Grade 5 ELA CCSS Interim Formative
Spanish Grade 5 ELA CCSS Interim Formative

Grade 5 ELA CCSS Summative
Spanish Grade 5 ELA CCSS Summative

Grade 5 ELA Comprehensive Assessment
Grade 5 ELA End-of-Year Assessment

Checkpoint Grade 5 Writing Informational
Checkpoint Grade 5 Writing Narrative
Checkpoint Grade 5 Reading Inf: Ideas and Details
Checkpoint Grade 5 Reading Lit: Craft/Structure
Checkpoint Grade 5 Reading Lit: Ideas and Details

*For blueprints, please contact your school’s assessment specialist

6-8 Literacy
6th Grade
Grade 6 ELA CCSS Interim Formative
Spanish Grade 6 ELA CCSS Interim Formative

Grade 6 ELA CCSS Summative
Spanish Grade 6 ELA CCSS Summative

Grade 6 ELA Comprehensive Assessment

Checkpoint Grade 6 Writing Argumentative
Checkpoint Grade 6 Writing Informational
Checkpoint Grade 6 Reading Inf: Integration Knowledge and Ideas
Checkpoint Grade 6 Reading Lit: Integration Knowledge and Ideas
Checkpoint Grade 6 Reading Lit: Craft/Structure
Checkpoint Grade 6 Reading Lit: Ideas and Details

7th Grade
Grade 7 ELA CCSS Interim Formative
Grade 7 ELA CCSS Summative
Grade 7 ELA Comprehensive Assessment
Grade 7 ELA End-of-Year Assessment

Checkpoint Grade 7 Writing Argumentative
Checkpoint Grade 7 Writing Informational
Checkpoint Grade 7 Reading Lit: Craft/Structure
Checkpoint Grade 7 Reading Lit: Ideas and Details

8th Grade
Grade 8 ELA CCSS Interim Formative
Grade 8 ELA CCSS Summative
Grade 8 ELA Comprehensive Assessment
Grade 8 ELA End-of-Year Assessment

Checkpoint Grade 8 Writing Argumentative
Checkpoint Grade 8 Writing Informational
Checkpoint Grade 8 Reading Inf: Craft/Structure
Checkpoint Grade 8 Reading Lit: Craft/Structure
Checkpoint Grade 8 Reading Lit: Ideas and Details

*For blueprints, please contact your school’s assessment specialist

9-11 Literacy
9th Grade
Grade 9 ELA Comprehensive
Grade 9 ELA End-of-Year Assessment
Grade 9 ELA CCSS Summative
Grade 9 ELA CCSS Interim Formative

10th Grade
Grade 10 ELA Comprehensive
Grade 10 ELA End-of-Year Assessment
Grade 10 ELA CCSS Summative
Grade 10 ELA CCSS Interim Formative

11th Grade
Grade 11 ELA Comprehensive
Grade 11 ELA End-of-Year Assessment
Grade 11 ELA CCSS Summative
Grade 11 ELA CCSS Interim Formative
EAP Grade 11 ELA Diagnostic

*For blueprints, please contact your school’s assessment specialist

More Information

INSPECT Technical Report 8/2015

Key Data Systems Website

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