The Michigan Student Test of Educational Progress (M-STEP) will replace the MEAP in the spring of 2015. The M-STEP includes the summative assessments designed by the MDE to effectively measure student growth for today’s students. English language arts and mathematics will be assessed in grades 3 - 8, science in grades 4 and 7, and social studies in grades 5 and 8. The M-STEP also includes the Michigan Merit Examination (MME) in 11th grade which consists of the ACT Plus Writing, WorkKeys, and M-STEP summative in English language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. The ELA and mathematics tests are comprised of Smarter Balanced content plus Michigan developed field-test items that will include a Computer Adaptive Test (CAT), a Classroom Activity, and a Performance Task. The science and social studies tests are comprised of Michigan developed online, fixed-form, multiple-choice based items.
ELA and Math Practice Tests