Welcome to the 9th in our series of 12 tutorials on creating and managing items in the Local Item Editor. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a “2 Part EBSR (Evidence Based Selected Response)” Item in IO Assessment.
Let’s get started!
2 Part EBSR (Evidence Based Selected Response) Item
Choose 2 Part EBSR from the list of Item Types and complete the Item Information and Item Standards (see Test Item Creation Part 1 - Navigating the Item Editor)
Each part of the EBSR is a type of Selected Response
(Multiple Choice, Multiple Select, Inline Dropdown, or Highlightable Text).
From the dropdown menu choose the item type for EBSR: Part One.
For help completing these item types please refer to the following tutorials:
Once you have entered all your information for this item click
Repeat for EBSR: Part Two.
The default scoring behavior for an EBSR item is dependent on your district preferences:
If your district is a PARCC district an EBSR item is worth 2 points.
If your district is an SBAC district an EBSR item is worth 1 point.
Add a Passage
On an EBSR item type, you will add your passage on this page and not on the individual items.
» Click “+Add Passage”
After selecting a passage the button will change to reflect the passage selected.
Preview Your Item
Preview your item by clicking either
Save Your Item
Save your item by clicking