Formative Assessment for English Language Arts

  • Title:Formative Assessment for English Language Arts: A Guide for Middle and High School Teachers
  • Author:Amy Benjamin
  • Publication Date:2008
  • Grade Level:6-12
  • ISBN:9781596670754
  • Publisher:Eye on Education

This book demonstrates how formative assessments, unlike standardized tests, provide the kind of communication between teachers and students that help teachers make instructional decisions to improve student performance. Included are fully developed examples of standards-based formative assessments in reading comprehension, writing, notetaking, and vocabulary growth.


Author Bio

Amy Benjamin, a veteran English teacher, trains educators throughout the country in writing across the curriculum, strategic literacy, and differentiated instruction. She has received awards for excellence in teaching from the New York State English Council, Tufts University, and Union College. As president of the Assembly for the Teaching of English Grammar, an affiliate of the National Council of Teachers of English, she is a leading authority on effective ways for teaching both academic and creative writing.

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