Assesments and when to use them
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Reeves ch. 7 and Tomlison & Moon Ch. 1-2
Assessments and objectives go hand in hand. If a teacher uses an objective that is not well written, then the assessment will be fuzzy or leave blanks.
Assessments and how they are used
Restaurant example for assessments. Formative = Chef tastes and can modify Summative = Guest Tastes
In this formative assessment, the teacher is able to see what the student is doing, and is able to modify instruction to better assist in learning.
Remember Practice makes perfect. You can always add and learn more.
Final Exam in Music today. Instructions: Play your selected composition that you have been practicing all unit.
In this Summative assessment, the student is showcasing what they know to the teacher. The teacher is then able to look at the students progress for the unit.
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