Welcome, quietly solve the following problem. Mrs. Parrish has 3 sisters. • She mailed 2 cards to each of her sisters in October. • She mailed 4 cards to each of her sisters in November. • The expression (2 × 3) + (4 × 3) could be used to find the total number of cards Mrs. Parrish mailed to her sisters. Which expression shows another way to find the total number of cards Mrs. Parrish mailed to her sisters? A. 2 × 3 + 7 B. (2 + 3) × 4 C. 3 × 2 + 4 D. 3 × (2 + 4)
Welcome to the 3rd Grade E.O.G. Night Your third grade teachers: Mrs. Beck Mrs. Demick Mrs. Chamoff Ms. A. Smith Mr. Balsis Mrs. N. Smith
Tonight we will… • Provide valuable information about testing • Provide a list of resources available • Answer any questions you may have about testing
What is the E.O.G.? • The Ready End of Grade test • Standardized test given to all Wake County students that assesses how well they grasped the grade level objectives taught throughout the school year.
What is new this year? • North Carolina now follows the Common Core State Standards which requires more deep thinking for all students. • So….. NEW curriculum means NEW tests
When are we testing? • Reading is on May 29th • Math is on May 30th (Calculator Inactive and Active all in one day this year)
Administration Time Maximum time does not include time for breaks and general instructions.
English Language Arts Breakdown What will be on the test? How many questions are there?
Math Breakdown What will be on the test? How many questions are there?
Supplies students will be using while testing: • Test booklet • Answer sheet • #2 pencils • Highlighters • Blank paper • Graph paper • Calculators for Calculator Active portion only! *All supplies mentioned will be supplied the days of testing
Keywords to go over: • Cell phones • Breakfast • Breaks • Absences/ tardies • Scores • Make ups • Retakes
Attention!!!!!!! We are STILL in need of testing proctors. If you are able to proctor please let your child’s teacher know ASAP!!
Questions!!!!!!!! We know that you have them……..now is the time to ask!