## 1. Formative

### 1.1. Assessment utilized for ongoing student learning to prepare constant feedback during an instructional unit

### 1.2. Ex: Daily Quizzes & Homework

## 2. Benchmark

### 2.1. Assessments given periodically throughout school year to establish baseline data towards reaching standard

### 2.2. Ex: District Assessment & Post-Assessment

## 3. Summative

### 3.1. High stakes assessment used at the end of an instructional unit to evaluate student learning against some standard

### 3.2. Ex: Final Project & SAT

## 4. Performance

### 4.1. Alternative form of assessment that requires student to perform or complete a task rather than answer a question

### 4.2. Ex: Design a floor plan & create a podcast

## 5. Diagnostic

### 5.1. Form of assessment that is used as a pre-assessment for teachers to evaluate student knowledge before an instructional unit

### 5.2. Ex: Pre-Assessment & Teacher questioning

## 6. H.O.T. Questions

### 6.1. Opening Questions

6.1.1. What is the quadratic formula?

6.1.2. What is another name for the value under the radical in the quadratic formula?

### 6.2. Guiding Questions

6.2.1. Contrast the formula to find the discriminant with the formula to find the x-value of the vertex in standard form.

6.2.2. In what sequence did we solve the quadratic formula?

### 6.3. Closing Questions

6.3.1. When could we use the quadratic formula in our day-to-day life?

6.3.2. Design a scenario where the quadratic formula would need to be used to find the solution.