Assessment of writing can take place in a variety of ways. Here the three different types of assessment are defined with detailed suggestions for implementing formative assessment, the most common and frequently occurring type. Read about using checklists, rubrics, and conferences to give middle school and high school students feedback on their writing.
Learning to write a summary can be a tricky skill for students. It is not always easy to pick the appropriate information to include. One way I help my students write a summary is with google docs. Click here to learn more.
Find print-and-teach writing units filled with detailed lesson plans, student printables, rubrics, and all instructional materials at Brain Waves Instruction. Perfect for the upper elementary or middle school classroom. Each unit is engaging and rigorous…a fantastic combination!