This "Daily Learning Targets" sheet can be used for all subjects as a way for students to track their own progress with their learning goals. Teachers decide on their learning targets from the common core and post for the students to see. The student’s then copy the "I can" statements onto their sheets and at the end of the day or the week, the teacher can collect to check for students self-assessed understanding of each target.
-Keep teachers focused on the learning goals they are trying to teach.
-Students know what it is they are expected to take away from a lesson.
-Students to self-assess their learning progress honestly, without the fear of their peers knowing they don’t understand a topic.
-Teachers are able to get a general picture of what students understand, and what they are struggling with.
The “I can” statements SmartBoard presentation is an excellent way for teachers to present the daily learning targets and goes along with this sheet.