QUIZZES Quiz – mini-test to evaluate students’performance after each Unit. 15 – 20 minutes in class Grammar, Vocabulary and Listening Grades : 0 – 10 Average Grade : 7,0 Book 1 – Quiz 1 – UNIT 1 – May 10
EXAMS Mid Term Written Exam and Final WrittenExam One class period : 90 minutes To evaluate students performance: Listening /Grammar / Vocabulary / Reading and Writing Every 3 Units Grades : 0 – 30 Average Grade: 21,0 Book 1 – First Written Exam: Units 1, 2 and 3
Oral Evaluation Ongoing Oral Evaluation for the Mid-TermGrade : students are assessed every class as tohow much English they use. If they use English all the time in class they get agreen mark for that day. If they are passive: they just respond to theteacher using English and always use Portuguesewith their friends (when they could use English)they get a yellow mark. If they refuse to use English at all in class –overuse Portuguese, they get a red mark.
Teachers put this information in the computer(number or green, yellow and red marks) and thecomputer generates a grade : 0 – 10. End of the semester there is a formal OralEvaluation. A different teacher interviews the students basedon what they learned during the semester andassigns a grade: 0 - 7
APPLICATION Students get another grade 0 – 10 (application).This is based on homework assignments andALSO active participation in ANY activitiesproposed by the teacher to be done in class. End of the Semester: All grades are put into the system. Minimum Passing Grade : 7,0
ACCESS Everything MUST be done for EVERYBODY to besuccessful. No chance of REDOING Book 1. Any problems, difficulties MUST be solved withinthe semester.