Pixiclip is a new and a very neat tool for creating online sketches. Consider it like an online canvas where you can write or draw with a pencil or a marker, erase things, change colors and also add pictures that you have uploaded before.
engage students directly in assessing their own progress. This is part of our Know, Do, Reflect approach to learning. Here's an illustration of that process:
The reflection step in this on-going learning cycle is an essential element where assessment happens. Reflection invites students and teachers to recognize growth and accomplishments as well as identify opportunities for improvement and development.
Students who assess themselves are learning and improving their cognitive skills while assessment is happening.
When students assess their own work, when they identify their own strengths and weaknesses, the likelihood that they will do better next time is greater.
Self-assessment leads to that "beyond the content" piece, and gives students the powerful awareness of where they are and where they want to go.