Assessing the Humanities in the Primary School Using a Portfolio-based Approach

FORUM - ISSN 0963-8253
Volume 59 Number 2 (2017)

Assessing the Humanities in the Primary School Using a Portfolio-based Approach
TONY EAUDE, pages 217-222
https://doi.org/10.15730/forum.2017.59.2.217

Abstract

This article suggests that a portfolio-based approach to assessing the humanities in the primary school is appropriate and outlines what this might involve. It argues for a broad interpretation of 'the humanities' and for adopting principles associated with formative assessment, where assessment is not equated with testing and a wide range of children's achievements are celebrated.

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TONY EAUDE (2017) Assessing the Humanities in the Primary School Using a Portfolio-based Approach, FORUM, 59(2), 217-222. https://doi.org/10.15730/forum.2017.59.2.217

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