# Ch 34: TExES Math 4-8: Mathematical Assessments

Our video lessons, text lessons and self-assessment quizzes provided in this chapter are designed to help you brush up on information covered by the TExES certification exam for Math grades 4-8. This chapter covers the classroom and mathematical assessment topics you'll need to know for the exam.

## TExES Math 4-8: Mathematical Assessments - Chapter Summary

This chapter's lessons help you review types of assessments as well as key approaches to using and learning from assessment tools in the classroom. As you get ready for the TExES 4-8 Math exam, our video lessons can assist you in:

• Organizing forms of assessment, including: informal, formal, paper-pencil, performance, formative, and summative evaluations
• Understanding testing bias, reliability, and validity in assessments
• Identifying the common types of assessment items, including: multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, short answer, essay, and multiple response
• Developing quality assessment items that address students' mathematical understanding as well as common misconceptions and error patterns
• Developing appropriate assessments for your classroom and avoiding misuse or abuse of assessments

Our qualified instructors guide you through each topic in preparation for the exam. You may also jump to specific video sections using our tagging system and follow along with text transcripts to enhance your ability and understanding.

### TExES Math 4-8: Mathematical Assessments - Chapter Objectives

The TExES Math 4-8 test tests your knowledge and competency in teaching middle school level mathematic concepts and strategies in order to determine your readiness for Texas state standard teacher licensing for middle grades math. The topics in this chapter are part of the Mathematical Learning, Instruction and Assessment domain, which makes up approximately 16% of the overall exam.

The self-check assessments that accompany each lesson test your understanding of these crucial concepts while also familiarizing yourself with the types of questions you'll actually see on the exam. All of the 90 questions on the exam are multiple-choice, administered via computer or on paper.

11 Lessons in Chapter 34: TExES Math 4-8: Mathematical Assessments
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