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Smarter Balanced Interim Test Administration Manual /core/fileparse.php/1579/urlt/SBAC_InterimTAM_MT_2020-2021.pdf
Updated September 22, 2020

This manual provides information for Test Administrators (TA) on procedural and policy guidance to prepare for and administer the Smarter Balanced Assessment in English Language Arts/Literacy (ELA) and Mathematics Interim Assessments.

100’s Number Table (Non-Embedded Acommodation) /core/fileparse.php/1579/urlt/Smarter-Balanced-Hundreds-Number-Table.pdf
This number table may be used as a mathematics non-embedded accommodation for students with visual processing or spatial perception needs in grades 4–8 and 11.
2020-2021 AVA User Guide /core/fileparse.php/1579/urlt/AVA_UserGuide_2020-2021.pdf
Updated August 07, 2020

This user guide provides an overview of how to access and use the Assessment Viewing Application (AVA). AVA allows teachers to view the Interim Assessment items through the student interface platform.

Information and resources regarding the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessment for Fall 2020 can be found on the Office of Public Instruction website. There are several resources to help educators better understand the interim assessments, how to access them and how to use them
Guidelines for Administering Interim Assessments During Remote Instruction /core/fileparse.php/1579/urlt/Addendum-Interim-Assessment-Guide-for-Administration.pdf
Updated August 20, 2020
This document provides information on procedural and policy guidance to prepare and adminster the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessment during remote instruction. 
Interim Assessment Handscore List /core/fileparse.php/1579/urlt/Interim_Handscore_List_20-21.pdf
This document provides a list of all interim tests that require handscoring by a teacher, prior to receiving a score for the student.
Interim Assessments Overview /core/fileparse.php/1579/urlt/20-21_interim-assessments-overview.pdf
Updated July 02, 2020

This document provides an overview of the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments. 

Multiplication Table (Non-Embedded Accommodation) /core/fileparse.php/1579/urlt/MULTIPLICATION-TABLE-1-12.pdf
This multiplication table may be used as a mathematics non-embedded accommodation for students with a documented and persistent calculation disability in grades 4–8 and 11.
Quick Guide to Administer Interim Assessments Remotely /core/fileparse.php/1579/urlt/Quick-Guide-to-Administer-Interim-Assessments-Remotely.pdf
Updated August 20, 2020
This quick guide provides information on how Test Administrators (TA) can remotely administer and how students may access and participate in the Smarter Balanced Assessment in English Language Arts/Literacy (ELA) and Mathematics Interim Assessments and Montana Science Interim Assessments.