Excellent idea for whole class, whole topic marking
Recently, I have been looking at our departments marking procedures and how best to be effective markers (obviously reducing workload is key!).
I designed this crib sheet as a way to provide quicker feedback to the whole classroom rather than writing comments in each book, so reducing marking time from 2-3 hours per class to less than an hour. Now I actually really do miss writing comments, leaving questions and the other bits in their books but it really wasn’t a workload issue I could continue with (especially as I have my first child on the way!).
Therefore the crib sheet allows me to go through each students’ book and I make comments on the whole class sheet using the sections below.
The benefits are that it gives me a snapshot of the whole class’s progress, allows me to ‘fine tune’ my lesson planning and it also gives activities and…
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