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Practice Proficiency Exams

Practice CRT Instructional Materials Grade 5 (PDF)

Practice CRT Instructional Materials Grade 8 (PDF)

For specific science content, misconceptions, and middle and high school practice questions based on Nevada State Science Standards visit the, created by the Nevada Regional Professional Development Program.


Standardized Test Refernece Materials

On the Nevada State Department website (www.doe.nv.gov) you will find new material to assist our districts in planning for the school year and assisting both the teachers and students to wrap their heads around our standards and thus improve their opportunities for success on the state assessments in the spring.

  • At http://nde.doe.nv.gov/Assessment_CRT.htm you will find updated Test Matrices for Math, Reading and Science; updated Item Specifications for Math, Reading and Science; and Instructional Materials for Math, Science and Reading.
  • At http://nde.doe.nv.gov/Assessment_HSPE.htm you will find the math formula sheets for both the Grade 10 test and the retest; Test Matrices, Item Specifications, and Instructional Materials for Math, Reading and Science for all the tests.
  • At http://nde.doe.nv.gov/Assessment.htm you will find the latest material on Depth of Knowledge (DOK) and the NDE Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on our assessment system.