Tools for Formative Assessments

Rick Wormeli: Formative and Summative Assessment

The What...

Technology today provides educators with a vast array of online tools to gauge student understanding and target student learning needs. During this session, we will examine and experiment with the most effective tools currently available for formative assessment to aid with classroom learning goals. Length of session 1 hour
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The Why

TEAM Strand: Activities and Materials

ISTE Teacher Standard - Model digital age work and learning


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PLC Guiding Questions

1. What is it we want our students to learn?

2. How will we know if each student has learned it?

3. How will we respond when some students do not learn it?

4. How can we extend and enrich the learning for students who have demonstrated proficiency?

Let's Get Started!!!

1. Explore different formative assessment tools that will enhance the learning environment in the classroom.

2. Create a formative assessment for your students using your a formative assessment tool you learned about today.

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Additional Formative Resources

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Feedback and response

What is your favorite way to check for understanding and mastery? What is something new you learned today? What is something you can share with your team?

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Session Title:Tools for Formative Assessments (Day Training)

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