Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium | Kindergarten - 8th Grade | Grades 6-12 Helpful guide to getting started and using performance tasks in the classroom

Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium

The Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) is one of two multistate consortia awarded funding from U.S Dept of Education to develop an assessment system based on the new Common Core State Standards.

As a part of the design of the test. SBAC established four Claims regarding what students should know and be able to do in the domain of mathematics.
SMARTER Balanced Assessment sample tasks

The library of over 300 mathematics assessment tasks for grades K-12 developed by Harvard Graduate School of Education.
Balanced Assessment in Mathematics Program

Kindergarten - 8th Grade

North Carolina K-2 Formative Instructional and Assessment tasks, aligned to the CCSS-M, are designed to be used in a formative manner to guide instruction. Take a moment to review the Assessment Manual to learn more about how to use these assessments in your classroom.

Mathematics Performance Task Bank
Bowland MATHS Assessment Tasks

Grades 6-12

The Mathematics Assessment Program (MAP) is a collaboration between the University of California, Berkeley and the Shell Center team at the University of Nottingham, with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The team works with the Silicon Valley Mathematics Initiative and school systems across the US and UK to develop improved assessment. The materials from this project will exemplify CCSSM in explicit down-to-earth performance terms.
Mathematics Assessment Program

The Department of Education in Connecticut has released academic performance tasks along with rubrics and sample student work.
The Connecticut Academic Performance Test Released Items

Common Core State Standards and ACT's College & Career Readiness System Alignment