June 27: Assessment tasks

Questions I want to answer:

  1. What is assessment?
  2. What is the difference between informal and formal assessment?
  3. Define the following types of tests:
    • diagnostic test
    • Placement test
    • Progress test
    • Achievement test or summative test
    • Proficiency tests
  4. Define the following types of assessment
    • formative assessment
    • summative assessment
    • continuous assessment
    • portfolio
  5. Of the assessment tasks on page 106, which are objective and which are subjective?
  6. When is assessment criteria used?
  7. Follow-up questions 1 and 3; Discovery Activity 1