Benchmark Assessments for 3rd Grade


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✅These benchmark assessments can be used for the beginning, middle, and end of the year to track growth and identify learning gaps. Passages and question sets are aligned to 3rd grade Common Core Standards.

✅Features certified Lexile® leveled close reading passages with standard based questions to give teachers a clear picture of student gaps and track progress to guide instruction.


✏️Comprehensive – Includes 3 separate benchmark assessments. Each assessment is broken up into 5-6 fiction and nonfiction passages.

✏️Lexile Levels – All qualifying passages include a certified Lexile measure. Passages vary across the 3rd grade Common Core Text Complexity Band (the range for second and third grade is 420L-820L).

✏️Easy Data Management – Excel data spreadsheet with instructions is also included. Simply enter the student names and answers. The spreadsheet will breakdown student results by question and by standard.

✏️Empowering – Benchmark tests & resulting data empowers teachers to make data driven decisions regarding interventions or small groups. Teachers and students can celebrate success.

✏️Thorough – Each assessment is lengthy and will require time for students to take, but results will be a valuable tool to guide long-term instruction.

These benchmarks can be used with my standards-based comprehension passages for 3rd grade.

Magicore is a Certified Lexile Partner:

See more about why certified Lexile measures matter by clicking on the product preview and navigating to the About Lexile Levels page.

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