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Types of Literacy Assessments 1Types of Literacy AssessmentsCrystal PughNovember 28, 2018SEC 540
Types of Literacy Assessments 2Types of Literacy AssessmentsAssessments are a natural portion of teaching. As teachers, we must assess not only our students on how they are progressing in handling curriculum and other learning activities. Teachers must not only know what they are teaching, but how they will get their students to show their grasp on the subject and how teachers should progress within the lessons and units to allow their students to gain the full advantage of the subject matter necessary to be a contributing member of society.Formative assessments are used to “form” a plan to improve learning. An example of formative literacy assessment might involve a classroom teacher checking how many letters and sounds her studentsknow as she plans decoding lessons” (Munger, n.d.). Teachers need to have a method to show that students are accomplishing the core parts of each grade level and how they are handling the subject

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