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Social Studies Assessments
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Writing, Alignment, and Evaluation Tools
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Item Analysis Template

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How-To Use the IA Template

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Quiz Alignment Template

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Writing to the Level of the STAAR

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11th Grade EOC Profile Book

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Assignment Alignment Template

TEA - STAAR Information
Grade Level Blueprint Assessed Curriculum

8th Grade

11th Grade

TEA - Frequency Tables (Spring Only)
Grade Level Grades 3-8 EOC

2012

2013

2014

Released STAAR Exams
Year Grade Exam Answer Document Tested TEKS Conversion Table Item Analysis

2011

8th Grade

2011

Geography

2011

World History

2011

U.S. History

2012

8th Grade

2012

Geography

2012

World History

2012

U.S. History

2013

8th Grade

2013

Geography

2013

World History

2013

U.S. History (Spring)

2013

U.S. History (Summer)

2013

U.S. History (December)

2014

8th Grade

2014

U.S. History (Spring)

2014

U.S. History (Summer)

2014

U.S. History (December)

2015

8th Grade

2015

U.S. History (Spring)

2015

U.S. History (Summer)

2015

U.S. History (December)

2016

8th Grade

2016

U.S. History (Spring)

Assessments