This page consists of video clips that are designed to illustrate assessing students using the shape assessment protocol. Please visit the Space Assessment Protocol for more details.
Joaquim: Map Making
Joaquim is asked to make a map of his room by placing cut-outs of furniture on a sheet of rectangular paper. In this clip, he places his bed, his sibling’s bed, a lamp, and a drawer on the map. Watch more videos of Joaquim’s map making here.
Ben: Straight Line on a Grid
Ben is asked to watch the adult as he places chips in a straight horizontal line. He is then asked to make his the same. Ben places his counters in a horizontal line, but positions it at the very top of his grid paper. When the interviewer points out that there is a whole row above his chips, Ben pushes his chips down to correct his mistake.