Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Student Personal Beliefs & Behaviors – Subjective Task Value: Interest (New)


  1. I enjoy the subject of math.
  2. I am fascinated by math.
  3. I like math.
  4. I enjoy doing math.
  5. Math is exciting to me.

It is recommended that these items be used on a 7-point scale that is anchored at the endpoints and in the middle with the following options. E.g., Not at all true for me (0), Somewhat true for me (3), and Very true for me (6).

Descriptive Statistics:

Sample Items Alpha Mean Stan. Dev. Skewness

Middle School
5
.94 2.64 1.17 .27
High School
5
.95 3.03 1.28 -.05

Total
5
.94 2.77 1.22 .18