Making Meaning In Literature: A Workshop for Teachers, Grades 6-8
"Workshop 7. Assessment"
In a classroom where students are actively engaged in literature, there is a need to find authentic assessment vehicles that measure their progress as readers and thinkers. In this program, teachers from around the country identify useful criteria that they have used in both formal and informal ongoing assessments. The group also talks about integrating their evaluation strategies in the milieu of traditional and highstakes assessments, while maintaining an emphasis on the individual growth of the readers in their classrooMs.. D