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How to create awesome rubrics

The other day while planning a project, my co-teacher said to me, “I’ll let you design the rubric…I know you’re into that sort of thing.” 713 more words

Lesson Ideas - General

Communicate 3 - Rubrics

Rubrics are useful.  They are already supplied in most of the GAVS classes and are specific to the individual assignments.  Improvements over the past two years in D2L have made it easier to attach and use rubrics more effectively.   9 more words


Assessing student discussions

A couple of years ago, a thoughtful colleague challenged our faculty to think more systematically about how we assess class discussions. (Thanks, Jeff!) I’ve been puzzling over it ever since, and this is where I’ve gotten so far. 1,352 more words



Week 9

What did I do?

Lessons on A.O.S. exam

These were helpful in that they aided my understanding of criteria for section 1 and 3 as well as instructing how to answer these questions. 358 more words

Adv. Eng.


Formative Assessment

Perhaps one of the most common forms of formative assessment is observations. With these observations typically comes anecdotal notes in which the teacher records what he or she sees the student doing at the time of the observation. 213 more words


Here is a look at how I “grade” albums. I don’t always use the rubric and I have changed it a couple of times since I started using it a year and a half ago. 202 more words

Album Review

"Do Not Go to UP."

I am sharing this story as a student. This is my story that I will never forget because never in my wildest dreams that I thought or even imagined to experience this. 304 more words