Six Simple Ways to Assess Young Children, 1st Edition
- Sue Yarbrough Gober
- ISBN-10: 0766839257 | ISBN-13: 9780766839250
- 192 Pages
- © 2002 | Published
- College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $57.75
Educators of young children who regard the most valid ways to evaluate growth and development of the children they teach, will benefit from this easy to read guidebook that offers assessment methods that can be expeditiously implemented into any program. Its principles and use of terminology are clearly presented, as the book represents the important role assessment plays in accountabilities of teaching children. Specific instruction is also given on creating portfolios, what they should look like, and how they facilitate teaching. Perforated pages of samples, developmental checklists, instructional forms are included in the appendices for easy reference and use.
Part I: Assessment…The Art of Making It Simple.
4. What Should I Assess?
6. Developmental Milestones
9. Why Assess?
12. How Should I Assess?
17. Summary 19.
Part II. Six Simple Methods of Assessment.
21. Parent Interview
50. Work Samples of Scribbling, Writing, or Drawing
71. Anecdotal Records 77.
Part III. Pulling It All Together.
87. Pulling It All Together - A Final Narrative
88. How Many Types of Assessments Should I Use?
90. Portfolios as a Way to Save Student Work
93. A Working Portfolio
94. What Does a Working Portfolio Look Like?
95. Teacher-Made Portfolio
96. Special Needs Children and Portfolios
98. How Will This Portfolio Help Me Teach?
100. The Checklist Is Not a Curriculum
Appendix A. Developmental Checklists.
Appendix B. Parent Interview Forms.
Appendix C. Samples of Self-Portraits.
Appendix D. Samples of Anecdotes.
Appendix E. Sample of Student Work.
Appendix F. Example of a Narrative
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