So far this term, we have been graded on seven pieces of work. Sometimes we put a lot of effort into our assignments, only to receive a disappointing grade.
As a teacher, it can be tough to hear a student complain about their grade when we know they have spent hours sweating over the work.
In this blog posts, I want you to evaluate your own work:
- Look back on your work that has been corrected and see can you identify any patterns or areas where marks are being lost.
- Read the comments that I have left you...are the same mistakes happening again and again?
- In the comments section, write up your evaluation. Be honest with yourself. Critique your
I am an English teacher in St. Oliver's Community College, Drogheda, Co. Louth, Ireland. Follow me on Twitter at @julesheeney.