Assessing Students in Social Science Disciplines


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Which is NOT a type of informal assessment?

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1. Which is NOT true of standardized tests?

2. The methods used to determine the extent to which students understand learning content refers to:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

How are students in social science disciplines assessed? Gauge your knowledge of these assessment techniques and standardized tests by using the quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can check your understanding of:

  • What homework assignments are an example of
  • Term for determining the extent to which students understand learning content
  • Characteristics of standardized tests
  • Types of informal assessments

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on assessment in social sciences
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about types of informal assessments
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about what homework assignments are an example of

Additional Learning

Use the lesson titled Assessing Students in Social Science Disciplines to learn more about these assessment methods. Goals you can complete include:

  • Compare and contrast the different types of assessments
  • Review attributes of informal assessments
  • Determine why students need to be assessed
Final Exam
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TExES Core Subjects 4-8: Social Studies Instruction
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