5 Quick Ways to Assess Kids' Writing Progress
Is your students' writing all over the map? You likely have some some students struggling with basic mechanics and others working on their authorial flair. Here are five strategies for assessing a wide range of writing skills fairly and easily. Equally important, this approach will also save you hours of grading time. (It's time to take more of your weekend back!) X Marks the Spot Too often we teachers grade papers as if we are preparing a manuscript for publication. Incorporate Student Reflection Rather than viewing assessment as something only teachers do, have students complete a self-assessment. Looking for more?