Check for Understanding: Strategies and Activities


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Checking for understanding means teachers are:

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1. Signal cards are used to:

2. Which statement is true?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this worksheet and quiz to gauge your knowledge of checking for student understanding. You will be quizzed on ways teachers check for student comprehension.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz/worksheet combo helps you review:

  • What signal cards are used for
  • Something used to check for understanding as well as set criteria for an assignment
  • What it means when teachers check for understanding
  • Differentiation of instruction

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the use of signal cards
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the related lesson on checking for student understanding
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about what it means to check for understanding

Additional Learning

To learn more about teaching, review the lesson called Check for Understanding: Strategies and Activities. This lesson will help you:

  • Compare and contrast informal assessments and formal assessments
  • Learn why teachers check for understanding
  • Identify the ways teachers can check for comprehension
  • Examine how teachers use technology in the classroom