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Differentiate Sixth Grade Ratios with Proficiency Scales

Differentiate Sixth Grade Ratios with Proficiency Scales

Proficiency Scales are all about helping students show growth in small steps instead of being overwhelmed by a year-end goal that seems way over their head. This video will walk you through one way to get your students understanding a scale. In this sixth grade standard, students are going to be asked to show that they understand the concept of a ratio and ratio language to describe ratios, which are relationships between two quantities.

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Differentiate Fifth Grade Equations with Proficiency Scales

Differentiate Fifth Grade Equations with Proficiency Scales

n this fifth grade standard for operations and Algebraic thinking, fifth grade students are asked to use parentheses, brackets and braces in numerical expressions and be able to evaluate the expressions with symbols, which means being able to tell what it equals. They have to know the order of operations.

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Differentiate Fourth Grade Geometry with Proficiency Scales

Differentiate Fourth Grade Geometry with Proficiency Scales

Proficiency Scales are all about helping students show growth in small steps instead of being overwhelmed by a year-end goal that seems way over their head. This video will walk you through one way to get your students understanding a scale.

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Differentiate Third Grade Number Sense with Proficiency Scales

Differentiate Third Grade Number Sense with Proficiency Scales

Standards based grading means that you can pre-assess and post-assess your elementary students to document their progress; but how do you TEACH differently? Proficiency Scales are all about helping students show growth in small steps instead of being overwhelmed by a year-end goal that seems way over their head.

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ELA Leveled Assessments for Reading Literature & Information

ELA Leveled Assessments for Reading Literature & Information

I always LOVED finding stories that were rich in description, meaning, and potential for discussion. You are going to love all the assessments (4 levels!!!) that come with these stories. Differentiation becomes so much easier when it’s all done and planned for you. The BEST part?! There is ZERO wasted class time with these assessments because every single leveled quiz page is directly aligned to a learning standard.

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