ERIC Number: ED319058
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Manitoba Writing Assessment 1988, Grade 8. Preliminary Report: French Immersion Schools.
Manitoba Dept. of Education, Winnipeg. Curriculum Development Branch.
This preliminary report of the 1988 Manitoba Writing Assessment Program contains a summary of student performance for the provincial sample as a whole. The report is based on a systematic random sample (a total of 186 papers) consisting of 20% of all students enrolled in grade 8 Language Arts in French Immersion programs. Chapter 1 describes the spelling exercise and the persuasive and narrative writing tasks on the test, as well as the scoring procedures for each student paper. Chapters 2 and 3 contain a summary of the results on the persuasive writing task and four sample products. Chapters 4 and 5 contain four sample stories, as well as a summary of the scores assigned on the narrative writing task. The final chapter presents the results of the spelling test. (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