This formative assessment pack is fully aligned to Common Core Standards 7.G.1, scale factor. It is a great tool for incorporating differentiation into your classroom.
Students will take the mini-assessment (assesses 4 topics- using scale factor to find missing lengths, using given information to find scale factor, using scale factor to find missing lengths with conversions, and using given information to find scale factor with conversions), practice on the specific type of problem that was missed using the one of the four aligned half sheets, review all types of problems using the worksheet/homework page, and then take a formal assessment to prove mastery of scale factor in different forms.
Page 1- Title Page
Page 2 – Cut into 2 strips and use as an assessment towards mastery of scale factor. Use information gained from this assessment to create small groups for teacher instruction or peer tutoring.
Page 3 & 4- Have students complete the appropriate ½ slip based on what type of problem was missed on the formative assessment. Practice will be individualized for each student and may included more than one ½ sheet.
Page 5- Have students practice all finding and using scale factor in all forms using this sheet
Page 6- Have students take a formal assessment after practice and remediation to show their successes and growth