Skip navigation

Standards-based assessment and Instruction

A Formative Assessment Tool

Exemplars performance tasks were developed to help teachers successfully integrate formative assessment into their classrooms.

Our differentiated math tasks and rubrics can be easily incorporated into your curriculum to enrich instruction and/or assessment.

Annotated anchor papers provide teachers with examples of student work at the 4 levels of Exemplars rubric. These also provide students with a concrete understanding of what work meets the standard (and why) as well as an effective professional development resources.

Student rubrics and annotated anchor papers can be used by students to compare their work to during peer- and self-appraisals. This process demonstrates success as well as offers opportunities for refinement. Based on student performance, teaching and learning strategies can be adjusted.

Please click to view free samples.

Our teacher-friendly tasks are designed to support both the Common Core and Citywide instructional expectations. GO Math! alignments are also available.
Set up your FREE 30-day Trial today!

Explore our latest K-5 math material and begin using it in your classroom.
Set up your FREE 30-day Trial today!

Here's What People Are Saying

One additional benefit of using the modeling format has been that teachers not only saw an Exemplars mathematics lesson modeled as intended, but they have also had the opportunity to see numerous quality strategies for communicating with students. They have seen students enticed to communicate their thoughts to peers as well as communicating their explanations on paper. Teachers have seen best practices for establishing a working community in the classroom...

Shirley McKee

Elementary Consultant

Exemplars | 271 Poker Hill Road | Underhill, Vermont 05489 | ph: 800-450-4050 | fax: 802-899-4825 | infoREMOVETHISBEFORESENDING@exemplars.com

Copyright © 2010–2017 Exemplars. All Rights Reserved.