Formative and Summative Assessments

  • Formative  Assessments

    Formative Assessments is a process used by teachers and students during instruction that provides information needed to adjust teaching and learning while it is happening. 

    6 Easy Formative Assessments

    1. Observation

    2. Conversation

    3. Self and Peer Assessment

    4. Questioning

    5. Mini quizzes


    Providing 15 formative assessments over a 15 week period, can increase students' percentile points by 25%.

    (Marzano, Classroom Assessment and Grading that Work)