Assessment for Learning

Week 4 course discussion

Key Strategies from the Video

In the video there were five strategies.

Strategy #1 Clarifying, understanding and sharing learning intentions in the classroom by showing examples of work of different and focusing on the big five skills of the curriculum: Analytical, conceptual, information management, communication and meta-cognitive.


Strategy #2 Engineering effective classroom discussions, task, and activities that elicit evidence of learning. Students ask questions simultaneously on mini white-boards or multiple choice.


Strategy #3 Providing feedback that moves learners forward.


Strategy #4 Activating students as learning resources for one another.


Strategy #5 Activating students as owners of their own learning. Encouraging students to check different sources before asking for help.