The states that make up the PARCC consortium are taking the exceptional step of releasing test items from this year’s (2015) PARCC assessment to give teachers a powerful tool to inform and improve classroom teaching and learning. The test items were built with robust mathematics problems and authentic reading passages selected and reviewed extensively by dozens of educators from PARCC states
Use the Grade 3-5 item sets Try the different types of items (drag-and-drop, multiple select, etc.) and computer based tools (calculator, highlighter, etc.) that will be available. Sample Items will not be scored.
This tutorial explains the different types of questions students may encounter on the PARCC assessment in mathematics. This tutorial only addresses questions on the non-calculator portion of the assessment.