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Check for understanding

Discover effective strategies to check for understanding in your classroom. Use these techniques to ensure that your students are comprehending and retaining the information being taught.
Student self-assessment.. Use paint chip cards to create individual signal cards for students to display on corner of desk. Classroom Behavior, Future Classroom, School Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Classroom Schedule, Secondary Classroom, Teacher Tools, Teacher Life, Teacher Resources

This is probably one of my favorite things for my classroom so far. It’s a little self-assessment flip chart. I have made one for each student and it will sit on the corner of their desk. It is small enough that it won’t be embarrassing for the student but it’s big enough that I can see at a glance who is having trouble with the topic and who is doing fine. I might not use it for every lesson, but I do think that if I get the kids into the habit of using the flip chart for the first month…

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Laura Candler
50+ Ways to Do Formative Assessment in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning Instructional Coaching, Instructional Strategies, Instructional Design, Assessment For Learning Strategies, Formative Assessment Tools, Formal Assessment, Summative Assessment, Teacher Tools, Teacher Resources

February 22, 2015 Here is another wonderful resource shared today by Edutopia titled “53 Ways to Check for Understanding”. This 2 pages PDF features a host of useful strategies to use for formative assessment in class. Formative assessment, as we have agreed elsewhere, is assessment for learning which is completely different from summative assessment, which is assessment of learning. The insights gained from formative assessments are usually used to decide on the next instructional steps and…

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Mary Hamrick
Secondary teachers! It's really hard to know if students are truly hitting your learning targets. Use these low-prep, high yield tips to check for understanding and drive your instruction for students. Formative assessment ideas. #checksforunderstanding #highschoolassessmentideas #tipsforhighschoolteachers #middleschoolassessmentstrategies Formative Assessment Strategies, Student Self Assessment, Educational Assessment, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Tips, Teaching Math, Student Learning, Teaching Elementary School, Teachers

Secondary teachers! It's really hard to know if students are truly hitting your learning targets. Use these low-prep, high yield tips to check for understanding and drive your instruction for students. Formative assessment ideas. #checksforunderstanding #highschoolassessmentideas #tipsforhighschoolteachers #middleschoolassessmentstrategies

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Maha Abdalla