Customizing Tests

Studies Weekly provides each teacher a weekly assessment. If there is something you would like to add or take away from the provided assessment, you are welcome to do so.

Customize a Test

  • Log in to your online account
    • Go to studiesweekly.com/online
    • Enter username (email address)
    • Enter password
    • Click Login
  • In the blue menu bar select the Reading tab
  • Select your publication icon from the list available
  • Find the week you are working on
  • To the right of the week are four options
  • Click Edit Test

Activate the Test

All assessments are hidden from students by default. There are two ways to make assessments visible to the students:

  • To activate test from the Reading menu, click on the Activate Test button to toggle it from red to green
  • To activate test from the Edit Test menu, click on the Activate Test button to toggle it from clear to green

Edit a Question

To edit an existing question:

  • Click the blue Edit button on the question you would like to change
  • Make any edits you wish to the question and/or answers provided
  • Click Save Changes to save your modifications

Delete a Question

To delete an existing question:

  • Click on the red Delete button on the question you would like to eliminate
  • Confirm the delete by clicking Yes

Add a Question

To add a new question to the existing questions:

  • Click on the green +Add New Question button
  • Choose a question type from the drop-down menu
    • Multiple choice
    • True/False
    • Open Ended
    • Check all that apply
    • Sorting
    • Matching
    • Fill in the Blank
    • Labeling
  • Type in the question
  • Type in the answer choices
  • Choose the correct Answer
  • Click on Add Question

Restore a Question

To restore a question to the original:

  • Click on the red Reset Question button on the modified test item
  • Confirm the change by clicking Yes, reset question

Restore the Test

To restore the entire assessment you have edited:

  • Click on Reset Test from the toolbar
  • Confirm the change by clicking on Yes, reset test

 

Print the Test

To print a paper-version of an assessment click on Print Test from the toolbar.

This is especially useful if you have customized the test in any way.

Randomize the Test

This ensures that all users see the test questions in a different order when logging in. This is especially useful when students are in the lab together.

  • Randomization is on by default
  • To turn on Randomization click the toggle button in the menu bar until it shows green
  • To turn off Randomization click the toggle button in the menu bar until it does not show green