Formative assessments are crucial to understanding what your students know, what they need to know, and what they have learned. These assessments provide teachers real-time feedback during the learning process to modify teaching and learning activities for increasing mastery. The formative assessment tool kit makes it easy to plan for and practice student growth assessments. Using the formative assessment tool kit teachers can get immediate feedback without grading an assignment and encourage students to demonstrate their learning in an environment not controlled by a grade, but rather their learning. In addition, the tool kit help preserves instructional time by eliminating the need to pass out or prepare materials. Students have everything they need within reach. The download includes detailed instructions on how to assemble and use a variety of formative assessments in the classroom and a complete material list. Adding the tool kit and these strategies to your instructional routine will make using formative assessments fun, easy, and helpful!