Learning objectives are tied to content standards and indicate what the students will be able to do at the end of the lesson.
Example: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.1a – Introduce a topic or text clearly, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure in which ideas are logically grouped to support the writer’s purpose.
Learning Objective: Student will be able to craft an introductory paragraph for a persuasive essay.
Aligning the goals, learning objectives, instruction, and assessment is a critical skill for all educators. Given the above learning objective, discuss an assessment that would measure the desired goal. Indicate whether it is a formative, summative, formal, or informal assessment. Support your answer with a peer-reviewed scholarly source.