Workshop 3

Query Me This: Assignment and Test Creation

Monday August 27, 2012*


242 Asmundson Hall, Big Jack Hanna Conference Room

Calvin and Hobbes - Useless Test.jpeg

During this session, you will learn how to write effective term paper prompts, multiple choice questions, short answer essay questions, and much more. We will focus on engaging students at different levels of thought (i.e., Bloom’s Taxonomy) using these types of assignments and exams. By the end of this session, you will have started a draft of a writing prompt and/or test relevant to your course subject. Light refreshments provided.
*Please note DATE change!

Research and Reflection on Teaching International Students - Dr Julia Pointon from The Higher Education Academy on Vimeo.

Teaching Across Cultures from Toulouse Graduate School on Vimeo.

How to write Better Tests: A Handbook

A cool 3-D model of Bloom's Taxonomy citing examples of learning examples, and links to useful resources.

Tips for writing better Multiple Choice Questions