FSA ELA Item Types

Item Types

There are several item types that will be included on the FSA ELA exams. You may find an outline of several of the item types beginning on page 11 of the Training User Guide.

Please look at the test item specifications for your course for specific item types for each standard. By clicking on each item type below, you will be redirected to a brief description, clarifiactions, and grading information. Some item types may include a brief video.

Item Type
Multiple Choice Items
Multiple Select Items
Grid Items
Hot Text
Open Response Items (Natural Language Response)
Evidence Based Selected Response
Editing Task Items
Editing Task Items with Choice