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Assessing children"s learning

by Mary Jane Drummond

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Published by David Fulton Publishers in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Educational tests and measurements -- Great Britain.,
    • Education, Elementary -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 192-195).

      StatementMary Jane Drummond.
      SeriesPrimary curriculum series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB3056.G7 D78 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination195 p. :
      Number of Pages195
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1484491M
      ISBN 101853461989
      LC Control Number93153257

      The author sets out to offer an alternative to objective, mechanical approaches to assessment; she defines assessment as a process in which teachers look at children’s learning, strive to understand it, and then put their understanding to good use in the classroom where children are given both trust and freedom to learn. Assessing Cognitive Abilities in Young Children Gloria Maccow, Ph.D., Assessment Training Consultant Language and Learning Receptive Children must understand words and sentences to perceive and process Assessing Cognitive Abilities in Young Children Gloria Maccow, Ph.D., Assessment Training Consultant.

      The National Joint Committee on Learning Disabilities () states that systematic observation can allow for meaningful assessment of interests and needs. Observation puts minimal constraints on children’s behavior and activities, allowing them to behave naturally and exhibit their full range of skills and abilities while engaging in. Through children's self-assessment, teachers and parents have the opportunity to clarify what the children see as their strengths in learning, whether the learning goals that teachers and parents set for a child are shared by the child, and what skills the child feels he or she needs to improve. This paper examines how young children's self-assessment is positively influenced by the experience.

      How to Assess Students’ Learning and Performance. Learning takes place in students’ heads where it is invisible to others. This means that learning must be assessed through performance: what students can do with their learning. Assessing students’ performance can involve assessments that are formal or informal, high- or low-stakes, anonymous or public, individual or collective. The purpose of this book is to demonstrate how to do authentic classroom-based assessment, and then how to interpret and use that information to plan curriculum responsive to and supportive of children’s learning. The fifth edition of Assessing and Guiding Young Children’s Development and Learning has been revised and updated to reflect the /5(28).


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Wood, Elizabeth and Jane Attfield. "Assessing Children's Learning in. ASSESSMENT REPORT Assessing Young Children 4 appropriate use of information from early childhood assessments is to guide instruction and to determine what the child is ready for next in terms of knowledge and skills.

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