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NAEP Instruments → Cognitive Items and Instruments → Development of the Writing Cognitive Items and Instruments → Blocks Common to the 2002 and 1998 Writing Assessments, By Block Commonality and Grade: 2002
Blocks common to the 2002 and 1998 writing assessments, by block commonality and grade: 2002
Sample New blocks Common blocks
Grade 4 W6, W17, W18 W3, W4, W5, W7, W8, W9, W10, W11, W12, W13,W14, W15, W16, W19, W20, W21, W22
Grade 8 W9, W15, W19 W3, W4, W5, W6, W7, W8, W11, W12, W13, W14, W16, W17, W20, W21, W22, W23, W24
Grade 12 W5, W10, W21 W3, W4, W6, W7, W9, W11, W12, W13, W14, W15, W17, W18, W19, W20, W22, W23, W24
NOTE: For grade 8, blocks W10 and W18 were 50-minute blocks given in 1998, but not in 2002. For grade 12, blocks W8 and W16 were 50-minute blocks given in 1998, but not in 2002.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2002 Writing Assessment.

Last updated 18 February 2009 (RF)

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