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Here's a nice anchor chart on purposeful talk.

Turn and Talk Anchor Chart- Modeling, practicing, and hanging an anchor chart related to "turn & talk" will help students know expectations for literacy discussions. Turn and Talk gives all students an opportunity to have a voice.

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FREE! These Space themed exit slips can be used for any subject.    Each slip includes six prompts to guide students in what to write.  Mandy Neal ~ ...

Here's a set of spring-themed exit slips for use in any subject. Each slip includes six different prompts to guide students in their writing.

Marzano Assess Yourself Formative Assessment Four Levels of Understanding Rubrics and Posters {Super Hero Themed}

Levels of Understanding Posters and Rubrics {Super Hero Kids}

Perfect for students assessing their learning and understanding- especially for data tracking in the classroom!

Assessment Ideas for Each Stage of Assessment

Assessment Ideas

There are so many opportunities to assess learning. When do you assess learning? How do you assess learning. Here are a few of my favorites. Here are more places to find out about assessments.

What we could have been doing instead of test prep. PS261, Brooklyn.

Teachers and administrators who attended a panel discussion about this year’s state tests at a Brooklyn elementary school last week […]

marzano scale - Google Search

My school district has adopted the Marzano evaluation system, and we teachers have had to whip up more "things" to hang on the walls.

Brilliant history teacher doodles each history book chapter to hand out to students but also has them do them themselves and he swaps his for theirs...so smart

Instead of simply taking notes with definitions, or to practice outlining skills, "sketchnoting" is the practice of listening/reading, summarizing, and synthesizing information along with eye-catching images. I like this for our history.

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