Online MSP Training Tests
The Washington State Testing Portal provides a variety of resources for Washington State testing for test administrators, educators, and parents, including the online MSP science training tests for grades 5 and 8. Follow the Practice and Training test links.
Science Short-Answer Scoring Trainings
Video presentations showing how student responses are scored using rubrics for Biology EOC/COE and Science MSP.
Science Assessment Update
These documents include: information about the science assessment system; sample items to familiarize teachers and students with the item types on the assessments; and scoring information for educators.
Lessons Learned from Scoring Student Work
The Science Assessment Team shares observations about student responses for the Measurements of Student Progress and the Biology End-of-Course exam pilot items.
Science Short-Answer Item Templates
Templates that can be edited for use in classroom practice by incorporating content from any unit in a science curriculum.