1.Written assignments (essays, term papers, poems)
Each of these examples can be used in classrooms of any size as well as any grade level or subject matter taught. Performance assessments complete the balance of assessment methods by ensuring that students demonstrate what they have learned. The validity of performance assessments is that students apply what they have learned in the performance itself. "In brief, when the teacher uses differentiated methods for holding students accountable, student differences are honored, resulting in a full picture of student accomplishments" (Fogarty and Brian, 2010, loc. 2856).