Eng 9 Progress Report Sample Comments

Emerging

You are demonstrating an initial level understanding of the competencies and skills for the course. Your strengths include _______. To improve, ______. You have at least attempted all of the homework, speed writes, quizzes, and assignments. Your expository essay was at the ___ level of quality. Your Mid Term Exam demonstrated a ___ level of understanding. In your self-assessment you wrote that _____.

Developing

You are demonstrating a partial level understanding of the competencies and skills for the course. Your strengths include _______. To improve, ______. You have at least approximated all of the homework, speed writes, quizzes, and assignments. Your expository essay was at the ___ level of quality. Your Mid Term Exam demonstrated a ___ level of understanding. In your self-assessment you wrote that _____.

Proficient

You are demonstrating a complete level understanding of the competencies and skills for the course. You apply the skills and concepts independently. Your strengths include _______. To improve, ______. You have completed or mastered all of the homework, speed writes, quizzes, and assignments. This demonstrates proficiency and reflects ____ quality work. Your expository essay was at the ___ level of quality. Your Mid Term Exam demonstrated a ___ level of understanding. In your self-assessment you wrote that _____.

Extending

You are demonstrating a sophisicated level understanding of the competencies and skills for the course. You apply the skills and concepts with mastery (across contexts) and can teach them to others. Your strengths include _______. To improve, ______. You have mastered all of the homework, speed writes, quizzes, and assignments. This demonstrates sophisticated proficiency and reflects outstanding quality work. Your expository essay was at the outstanding level of quality. Your Mid Term Exam demonstrated an outstanding level of understanding. In your self-assessment you wrote that _____.

IE – Insufficient Evidence

You have not yet demonstrated at least an initial level of understanding of the competencies and skills for the course – due to insufficient evidence of learning. Your strengths include _______. To improve, at least attempt the following assignments and assessments: _____. You must also at least partially complete the expository essay assignment at the minimally acceptable or higher level of quality and at least demonstrate an initial level of understanding by at least attempting the following tests and/or exams: _____. Once you have at least attempted these assignments and/or assessments at the minimally acceptable level of quality, your grade may be revised to a higher grade. You have until June 24 to do this. A notice of IE was emailed to your parent or guardian on ____, which included information about missing work, a timeline for completion of missing work, a plan for action, and an opportunity for consultation.

Mr. Kertes is an English teacher in Prince Rupert, in the territory of the Ts’msyen, at Charles Hays Secondary School - home of the Rainmakers.