With this cool tool, one can build and customize their own assessments. Itematica, from Mentoring Minds, allows educators to build and customize their own digital assessments based on the individual needs of their students, that also mirrors what students will see on high-stakes tests. Itematica includes a site-wide license with access for all site teachers, students, and admins. License is active for 12 months from purchase date.
Itematica gives educators a comprehensive online K−12 assessment solution, with access to content from Inspect® including:
- Living Item Bank with more than 100,000 items written to today’s rigorous college- and career-ready standards.
- Item Attributes can be used during test creation, reporting, and filtering. Mathematics and ELA items include DOK (Levels 1–3), Revised Bloom’s Taxonomy, and SBAC and PARCC attribute alignments (e.g., claims, sub-claims, targets, etc.). Mathematics items are also aligned to the Standards for Mathematical Practice.
- High-Quality Passages that go beyond literary texts, offering complex history, technology, and science-based content to support the shifts necessary for college- and career-readiness.
- Technology-Enhanced Item Types—Offering the most comprehensive array of item types in the industry, Itematica includes all item types currently used in the high-stakes testing environment.
Subject coverage includes ELA Grades K-12; Math Grades K-12 includes Algebra, Pre-Calculus; Social Studies Grades 3-12; Science Grades 3-12 includes Biology, Chemistry & Physics, Physical Science; Spanish Grades 1-5 for Math & ELA; note that feature availability and item counts vary by state.
Itematica is the Winner of the Cool Tool Award for “Best Testing & Assessment Solution” as part of The EdTech Awards 2020 from EdTech Digest.