This is a measuring spoon assessment for students with cognitive disabilities. Life skills are very important in a functional life skills curriculum. Many students do not know how to cook, identify measuring units, or how to use measuring units such as measuring spoons. This simple assessment can be used individually or in a small group.
This activity will assess if students can identify/locate specific measuring spoons. This activity can be set up at a small table with measuring spoons. The assessment is in an observational format. Instructions describe how to run the activity and how to use the assessment form. At the bottom it allow the assessor to document scores to show growth, this can be used as a pretest and a post test after a unit.