Performance Task

Instructional Resource

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Smarter Balanced
Grade Levels
Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

Performance Task

Instructional Resource

Students will engage in a research/inquiry task to investigate multiple sources on a common topic in order to analyze, integrate, and present information. The high school Performance Task (PT) challenges students to demonstrate deeper thinking and integrate evidence from multiple sources to create a complete writing task in one of two purposes of writing: explanatory or argumentative.

Author
Smarter Balanced Educators
Publisher
Smarter Balanced - Smarter Tools for Teachers