January 23

Formative Assessment

Notes from a session on assessment at a work meeting, the question comes from the LTCL Diploma TESOL May 2015 exam paper:

Explain how you use formative assessment in your classes or classes on a day-to-day basis

  • homework
  • “Don’t say…, say…” poster for errors
  • routines
  • reviewing
  • progress tests
  • games (repetition of language learned)
  • Two stars and a wish (I can…, I can… and I’m learning to…)