This page is specific to Keystones and includes a list of documents under “General Information” including a .pdf entitled “Keystone Exams Parent Overview” – this is a list of FAQ’s that parents may have regarding Keystone Exams
English Language Arts
1. “Literature Keystone Assessment Anchors and Eligible Content” has the basic anchors and eligible content found on the Keystone. The end of this document includes a glossary of terms, including literary devices, which may be very helpful for review (in addition to what teachers are covering before the exam)
2. “Literature General Descriptions of Scoring Guidelines” has the scoring rubric for the constructed-response questions on the Keystone Literature tests.
In the SAS portal, under “Search” you can choose the grade level (9-12 Band) and “Reading, Writing, Listening, and Speaking” for many resources found on the web.