ALTERANTIVE ASSESSMNTS2Alternative Assessments Part IFor this assignment, I will develop an alternative assessment that is aligned with the set of standards chosen for my benchmark assignment and are appropriate for the grade level and content area of my practicum placement.ELA and Math StandardsCCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.8.5oDemonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.oCCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.8.5.AoInterpret figures of speech (e.g., literary, biblical, and mythological allusions) in context.oCCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.EE.A.1oKnow and apply the properties of integer exponents to generate equivalent numerical expressions. For example, 32 × 3-5 = 3-3 = 1/33 = 1/27.ELA and Math Learning ObjectivesStudents will be able to...Listen, analyze, and evaluate message, purpose, and perspective of figurative language from a variety of literary forms (e.g. Text, Music, Media, Film, Poetry, Cultural idioms) Demonstrate their understanding of the unit’s Figurative Language (e.g. simile, metaphor, onomatopoeia, hyperbole, alliteration, personification)
ALTERANTIVE ASSESSMNTS3Collaborate in small groups of 2-3 to create and share an end of unit assessment project whichwill model the literacy skills needed to research, synthesize, evaluate and communicate the information effectively in a variety of media project formats (textual, visual, and digital).Convert integer exponents into standard form.Understand and be able to work with negative and positive exponents.