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IFC original and writable Assessments: Grade 8

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8.1 - Revises the question or problem as needed to arrive at a manageable topic for inquiry

Assessment:  8.1 Narrowing Down a Large Topic


Lesson and model created by:  L. Shneid

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8.2 - Refines questions to guide the search for different types of information (e.g., overview, big-idea, specific detail, cause and effect, comparison)

Assessment:  8.2 Refining Research Question to Search for Different Types of Information


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8.3 - Uses different formats (e.g., books, Websites, subscription databases, multimedia, graphs, charts, maps and diagrams) as sources of information

Assessment:  8.3 Using Different Sources


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8.4 - Recognizes the effect of different perspectives and points of view on information

Assessment:  8.4 The Effects of Different Perspectives on Issues/Topics


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8.5 - Recognizes that own point of view influences the interpretation of information

Assessment:  8.5 Point of View Influences Interpretation or Information


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8.6 - Draws conclusions based on explicit and implied information

Assessment:  8.6 CEI:  Claim, Evidence and Interpretation

Assessment Modified by:  J. Abounader

Lesson created by:  J. Abounader

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8.6 - Draws conclusions based on explicit and implied information

Assessment:  8.6 Drawing Conlcusions from Information


Lesson and model created by:  O. Nesi

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8.7 - Creates products for authentic reasons and audiences

Assessment:  8.7 My Research Project


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8.8 - Identifies own strengths and sets goals for improvement

Assessment:  8.8 Strengths and Goals


Lesson created by: C. Poser

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