Diving Deeper into Formative AssessmentGMU StarTalk, Summer 2013





As a result of this workshop, participants will be able to

  • Demonstrate knowledge of a variety of formative assessment strategies

  • Practice ways to respond to formative data

  • Craft meaningful feedback for student growth

  • Build formative assessment into lesson planning.

I. What is formative assessment?

What is formative assessment? wikipage

Pinch card

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II. Putting Formative Assessment into Action Learning Centers

Formative Assessment Strategies

Questioning Strategies

Student Reflection and Self-Assessment

III. Responding to Formative Data

Formative data response cards

IV. The Power of Feedback

Feedback page on wiki

V. Planning for Formative Assessment

Sample lesson plan