Space Center Houston Virtual Event  - December 2020

Science Formative Assessment: 75 Practical Strategies for Linking Assessment, Instruction, and Learning

Use assessment to inform instruction and learning in the science classroom! Science education expert Page Keeley shares 75 specific techniques that help K–12 science teachers determine students’ understanding of key concepts and design learning opportunities that will deepen students’ mastery of content and standards. This book describes how each technique promotes student learning; considerations for design and implementation, such as required materials, timing, modeling the technique, and grouping students; modifications for different types of students or purposes; and ways the techniques can be used in other content areas. These flexible assessments can be used with any science curriculum.


Elementary SchoolMiddle SchoolHigh School


Teachers of science engage in ongoing assessment of their teaching and of student learning


Type ObsoletePub Date 4/1/2008ISBN 978-1-41294-180-8Stock # PA011X

NSTA Press produces classroom-ready activities, hands-on approaches to inquiry, relevant professional development, the latest scientific education news and research, assessment and standards-based instruction.

Learn More