Did you know you can add different extras to your Advanced Assessments, such as calculators, video players, and passages? These are called Features; additional components you can add to Advanced Assessment items to support the questions.

It may help to become familiar with the structure of Advanced Assessments before diving into the different features. If you are unfamiliar with the structure of Advanced Assessments, check out this resource.

Below you will find a list of the available features. Linked to each is an article that contains the specific details of that feature - click those links to learn more!


Mathematical tool used to measure angles.


Available in difference sizes with centimeters or inch measurements.


Allows authors to use their own images as a feature and allow students to interact with it.


Provide a basic four-function or scientific calculator to assist users with mathematical calculations.

Audio Player

Embed audio to be used as a stimulus. You can use your own audio or audio hosted on the internet.


Embed a passage for students to read. Passages can contain multiple pages if needed.

Video Player

Embed a video to be used as a stimulus for your context. You can use your own audio or audio hosted on the internet.

Line Reader

Display an assistive tool in an item that allows the user to view one line of text at a time.

Desmos Calculators

Embed one of several Desmos calculators to assist users in mathematical calculations.

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