Formative assessment and differentiated instruction made manageable We all recognize the countless benefits of differentiated instruction. The challenge is in its implementation. This start-to-finish guide will show you how through formative assessment and seven classroom-tested practices for maximizing student learning. Packed with vignettes, sample worksheets, and charts, this toolkit demonstrates how to: Establish new classroom norms Involve students in the use of assessment data and feedback to inform their next steps Clarify end-of-unit criteria to help map learning progression Apply assessment data to grouping students for tiered activities Differentiate assignments based on student readiness, characteristics, and interest... for those students who showed mastery of basic comprehension skills and finished the analytical paragraph (Figure 4.11). ... Key Words: analyze, break down, compare, contrast, diagram, deconstruct, differentiate, discriminate, distinguish, ... Using Formative Assessment to Differentiate Middle School Literacy Instruction.
|Title||:||Using Formative Assessment to Differentiate Middle School Literacy Instruction|
|Author||:||Leslie Laud, Pooja Patel|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2012-11-28|