This rating scale helps the children evaluate their level of mastery for each skill needed. They rate how confident they are at a particular objective. This can be used to drive future instruction. There are many ways this rating scale can meet your needs. For example, this can be given after each objective is taught, or after a grading period, at midterm, etc. This must-have does enhance student growth.
This is even more effective when paired with Brain Compatible Resources Data Chart for students to record their data.