Transcript of "ASSESSMENT OF LEARNING 1 CHAPTER 6"
CHAPTER 6: Constructing and
Scoring Essay Test
Asoy Leanne G.
An essay test permits direct assessment of
ht attainment of numerous goals and
In contrast with the objective test item
types, an essay test demands less
construction time per fixed unit of student
time but a significant increase in labor and
time for scoring.
General Types Of Essay Items
Extended Response Essay Item
Is one allows for an in-depth
sampling of a student’s
knowledge ,thinking process, and
problem solving, behavior relative
to a specific topic.
Restricted Response Essay Item
One where the examinee
is required to prove limited
response based on a
specified criterion for
answering the question.
It is frequently claimed that essay
items allows student to present his or
her knowledge and understanding
and to organize the material in a
unique form and style
More often or not ,factors like
Spelling and the like are evaluated in
relation to content.