These tools include:
- K-2 tools which include a performance task and a framework for classroom discussions and a more simplistic presentation task
- Mode 1 Listening Comprehension (Grades 3,5,7,9,11) tools which include performance tasks in which students listen to a text and build their understanding through note-taking and discussion.
- Mode 2 Research and Presentation (Grades 4,6,8,10,12) tools which include performance tasks in which students conduct research on a topic and present their findings and conclusions to their classmates.
- Classroom Presentation (grades K-12) tools which provide a framework for conducting classroom discourse in a structured way