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Eliciting Evidence in ELA

Watch as a coach implements the seventh-grade ELA mini-performance task, Selecting and Analyzing Evidence, as planned in the Clarifying Intended Learning: Analyze Task & Plan video.

SOURCE: Building Educator Assessment Literacy

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Clarifying Intended Learning in ELA

Watch a conversation between an instructional coach and a teacher as they plan for a seventh-grade ELA mini-performance task.

SOURCE: Building Educator Assessment Literacy

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Elements of Effective Feedback

This slide summarizes five characteristics of effective student feedback, as explained by Grant Wiggins in Educative Assessment: Designing Assessments to Inform and Improve Student Performance.

SOURCE: Building Educator Assessment Literacy

Selecting and Analyzing Evidence - Lesson Plan for Grade 7 English Language Arts

Using a Teen Health article on fears and phobias, this lesson is designed to teach students the process of analyzing evidence from an informational text, then support that evidence with elaboration. The lesson plan includes guidance on how teachers can introduce and model the process before giving students the opportunity for independent practice.

SOURCE: Building Educator Assessment Literacy

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