Ch. 7 Classroom Assessment
Reasons for classroom assessment -improve student learning -provide feedback to students -aid student motivation
We often wonder....... What's the purpose of this?
Placement: determines where to begin and what to teach
Diagnosis: identifies areas of learning difficulty
Two forms of assessment that we are familiar with are: -Formative -Summative
-Formative Assessment: -ongoing assessments to monitor your students' progress -verifies that learning is occurring & the curriculum is appropriate -provides feedback to students