WriteType - A word processor to help students write
WriteType is a (and open source) program that helps students experience success in writing. It is designed especially for schools to transform technology from a barrier into an opportunity for success. Some major features include:
Teaching Opinion, Informative & Narrative Writing Types
The remainder of this handbook will deal with skills helpful in writing specific types of items. There is an almost infinite variety to the forms test items may take. Test items are often grouped into two main categories: objective items and constructed-response items. Objective items are those in which the examinee recognizes a best answer from options presented in the item. Objective items include multiple-choice items, alternative-response items and matching items. Constructed- response items include restricted-response items, short-answer items, completion items and essay items. Each type of item will be considered in turn on the following pages.