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 “Key Data Sys”.

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-8 Math Interim Formative
Kindergarten
Kindergarten Pink
Kindergarten Blue
Kindergarten Orange

1st Grade
Grade 1 Orange
Grade 1 Pink
Grade 1 Blue

2nd Grade
Grade 2 Orange
Grade 2 Pink
Grade 2 Blue

3rd Grade
Grade 3 Orange
Grade 3 Green
Grade 3 Pink

4th Grade
Grade 4 Orange
Grade 4 Green
Grade 4 Pink

5th Grade
Grade 5 Orange
Grade 5 Green
Grade 5 Pink

6th Grade
Grade 6 Orange
Grade 6 Green
Grade 6 Pink

7th Grade
Grade 7 Orange
Grade 7 Green
Grade 7 Pink

8th Grade
Grade 8 Orange
Grade 8 Green
Grade 8 Pink

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

3-12 Math End of Year
Grade 3 Math EOY
Grade 4 Math EOY
Grade 5 Math EOY

Grade 6 Math EOY
Grade 7 Math EOY

Algebra I EOY
Geometry EOY
Algebra II EOY

Math I EOY
Math II EOY
Math III EOY

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

K-5 ELA Interim Formative
 Kindergarten
Kindergarten Orange
Kindergarten Pink
Kindergarten Blue

1st Grade
Grade 1 Orange
Grade 1 Pink
Grade 1 Blue

2nd Grade
Grade 2 Orange
Grade 2 Pink
Grade 2 Blue

3rd Grade
Grade 3 Orange
Grade 3 Green
Grade 3 Pink

4th Grade
Grade 4 Orange
Grade 4 Green
Grade 4 Pink

5th Grade
Grade 5 Orange
Grade 5 Green
Grade 5 Pink

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

6-8 ELA Interim Formative
6th Grade
Grade 6 Orange
Grade 6 Green
Grade 6 Pink

7th Grade
Grade 7 Orange
Grade 7 Green
Grade 7 Pink

8th Grade
Grade 8 Orange
Grade 8 Green
Grade 8 Pink

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

3-8 ELA End of Year
Grade 3 ELA EOY
Grade 4 ELA EOY
Grade 5 ELA EOY
Grade 6 ELA EOY
Grade 7 ELA EOY
Grade 8 ELA EOY

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

More Information

INSPECT Technical Report 8/2015

Key Data Systems Website

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