ERIC Number: ED319057
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Manitoba Writing Assessment 1988, Grade 4. Preliminary Report: Franco-Manitoban Schools.
Manitoba Dept. of Education, Winnipeg. Curriculum Development Branch.
This preliminary report on the findings of the Manitoba Writing Assessment Program for grade 4 contains a summary of student performance for the provincial sample as a whole. The report is based on a systematic random sample (224 papers) consisting of 50% of all students enrolled in grade 4 English in Franco-Manbitoban schools. Chapter 1 describes the story writing and report writing tasks of the test and the scoring procedure for each written product. Chapter 2 presents a summary of the scores assigned on the story writing task, and chapter 3 contains four sample stories, along with the marks assigned by the test scorers. A summary of the scores assigned on the report writing task is provided in chapter 4, while chapter 5 contains four sample reports, along with the marks assigned by the scorers. (KEH)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Manitoba Dept. of Education, Winnipeg. Curriculum Development Branch.
Identifiers - Location: Canada