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Plants | Activity 6.4

Activity 6.4: Plants Unit Posttest (20 min)

Students retake the pretest that they took at the beginning of the unit to assess what they have learned about how plants grow, move, and function.

Resources You Provide

  • pencils (1 per student)

Resources Provided

Setup

Print one copy of the 6.4 Plants Unit Posttest for each student.

Directions

1. Describe the unit posttest.

Explain the purpose of the unit posttest to students:

  • It will help you as a teacher understand how students think about what happens when plants move, grow, an function.
  • It will help them think about what they learned and how their ideas changed over time.

Assessment

Students should be able to answer the questions correctly, so it is reasonable to grade them at this point. Use 6.4 Grading the Plants Unit Posttest to check student answers.

Differentiation
  • Read the questions aloud to the class. Reframe or reword questions for clarity.
  • Provide sentence stems for written responses.
  • Provide visual aids for any examples of plants that are not provided.
Modifications
Extending the Learning