Hawker Brownlow Education

Balanced Assessment: From Formative to Summative

Author: Kay Burke

Availability: In Stock

Code: SOT6200

ISBN: 9781742396200

No of Pages: 154

Publish date: 20/05/2010

Price: $32.95


This practical guide to navigating the minefield of student assessment provides an overview of the critical role that assessments, both formative and summative, play in the classroom. Author Kay Burke explains how to use rubrics to assess critical skills and understanding. She shows how formative and summative assessments can complement one another to provide a comprehensive, easy to read analysis of each student's current level of understanding. This highly practical guide shows teachers how to create checklists and rubrics, and how to make the curriculum more engaging through authentic performance tasks, providing numerous examples and helpful hints.