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Collection of Performance Tasks and Rubrics : Foreign Languages

Collection of Performance Tasks and Rubrics : Foreign Languages - 01 edition

ISBN13: 978-1930556065

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ISBN10: 1930556063
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Edition: 01
Copyright: 2001
Publisher: Eye On Education, Inc.
Published: 2001
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Collection of Performance Tasks and Rubrics : Foreign Languages - 01 edition

ISBN13: 978-1930556065

Deborah Blaz

ISBN13: 978-1930556065
ISBN10: 1930556063
Cover type:
Edition: 01
Copyright: 2001
Publisher: Eye On Education, Inc.
Published: 2001
International: No
Summary

This book features 68 performance tasks and rubrics, all designed to motivate and engage your students. Also included are samples of student work to help you apply the rubrics and develop your grading and scoring skills. The performance assessments in this book were contributed by teachers like you from all over the country and they include:

  • open-ended and extended response exercises
  • projects and portfolios
  • behavioral assessments (skits, debates, discussions, etc.)
  • authentic assessments
  • and student self-assessments, in addition to those administered by teachers


Table of Contents

1. Why Use Performance Assessments?

What is an Assessment
Incorporating Brain Research into assessment
What is an Authentic Assessment

2. Choosing and Writing a Performance Assessment and its Rubric

Types of rubrics: Holistic
Analytical
Checklist
Rating scale
What makes a good rubric?

3. Oral Assessments

Holistic Scoring
Analytical rubrics
Teaching students to be better oral performers
Converting Points to Letter Grades
Interviews
Grading group behavior in class
Appealing to multiple learning styles
Telling stories (TPRS)
Conversations
Telling stories (videotaped)
Oral exam, short answer
Oral exams, in pairs or alone
Oral presentation rubric
Phone message

4. Written Assessments

Brainstorming
Rough drafts
Using feedback
Holistic rubric
Point-based rubric
Journal writing
Name poems
Personalized essay

5. Reading Assessments

Self-assessment
Teacher assessment
Organizing information that is read
Scaffolding
Storyboard
Time line
Creative activities to show understanding of what is read

6. Listening Proficiency Assessments

Constructing a listening activity
Using tapes
Using manipulatives
Using paired activities
Faces
Maps
Grading

7. Strategies for Keeping Assessments Manageable

Make sure they know what you want
Assess using a ""cloze"" or random method
Make editing a part of any performance
Hold students responsible for improvement
Give students choices
Keep records of assessments
Self-taping to increase fluency

8. Alternative Forms of Assessment

K-W-L-U Sheets
Performance portfolios
Projects
Giving choices
Incorporating technology
Individual responsibility
Team responsibility
Self-assessment
Using mentoring in the classroom
Sample alternative assessments
Bibliography

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