Essays about: "Formative assessment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 essays containing the words Formative assessment.

  1. 1. Formative assessment in elementary school

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS); Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : Hannah Blecher; Martin Hörlin; [2021]
    Keywords : formative assessment; formative feedback; ESL; elementary school; primary school;

    Abstract : This study's purpose is to investigate formative assessment/feedback in elementary school. According to the Curriculum (2018), it is essential to use formative feedback in the classroom because it helps students progress in their learning. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Accuracy of EFL Self-assessments made by Swedish Primary School Students

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Helena Hansen; [2021]
    Keywords : English as a foreign language; self-assessment; vocabulary acquisition; primary school;

    Abstract : The objective of this study was to examine the accuracy of Swedish primary school students’ EFL self-assessments. Self-assessment is an important component of formative assessment, which is the main tool used by Swedish primary school teachers when evaluating EFL proficiency. In the study, a survey and a vocabulary picture test were conducted. READ MORE

  3. 3. Promoting conceptual understanding in high-school physics : Exploring the effects of using an audience response system

    University essay from KTH/Lärande

    Author : Diana Diez; [2021]
    Keywords : Audience response system; Mentimeter; formative assessment; peer instruction; physics; Publiksvarssystem; Mentimeter; formativ bedömning; kamratlärande; gymnasiefysik;

    Abstract : Research shows that students may be proficient in solving physics problem mathematically but still lack a fundamental understanding of the phenomena in question. One reason may be that a traditional approach to physics instruction emphasises instructors transfer of material to the students and problem-solving, sometimes at the expense of conceptional understanding. READ MORE

  4. 4. The ungraded life is not worth living? Criteria compliance in the philosophy classroom

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistik och vetenskapsteori

    Author : Riitta Itäkylä; [2020-02-27]
    Keywords : criteria compliance; market discourse; formative assessment; knowledge requirements; philosophy syllabus; philosophy teaching;

    Abstract : Following the educational reforms of the 1990s and the focus on measurable results and achievement documentation, teachers and learners in Sweden have increasingly come to embrace an instrumentalist view on knowledge at the cost of lifelong learning. As market discourse and economic interests have gained ground in the educational realm, the democratic and humanist dimensions of learning and knowledge have diminished in size, in discourse as well as empirical practice. READ MORE

  5. 5. Formative Assessment for Learning EFL in Europe : A systematic literature review

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Pontus Jönsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Formative assessment; feedback; EFL and Sweden;

    Abstract : This systematic literature review analyses nine research articles about formative assessment and feedback practices in the European EFL context. The aim is to explore previous research about how teachers and students in EFL education employ, process and experience feedback in both oral and written forms. READ MORE