Planning Effective Writing Assessments

By Joan Sedita Last updated 2024/05/27


This blog post by Joan Sedita of Keys to Literacy highlights the research behind creating specific product goals in writing, emphasizing that providing students with specific guidance on the task, audience, and purpose. A WAG template (Writing Assignment Guide) is provided, as well as completed samples to highlight how it can be used in instruction.

Curriculum Connection

D1. Developing Ideas and Organizing Content D2. Creating Texts D3. Publishing, Presenting, and Reflecting
Grade(s): K 4 5 6 7 8 9
Topic(s): Writing

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