As per the latest CBSE exam pattern for class 1 to 5, the assessment of students will be done in two areas i.e.
The scholastic area mostly includes test marks, notebook upkeep and subject enrichment. On the other hand, the co-scholastic areas include skill-based activities, art education, physical educations and other co-curricular activities like dance, art, music, etc. The academic year is split into two sessions i.e. Formative and Summative Assessments.
- Formative Assessment:
Through this assessment, the students are observed on a regular basis regarding their progress in academics. It includes conversations, quizzes, class-work, visual testing, oral testing, projects, assignments, practical, class test, homework, etc. These formative assessments are purely informal, however, the date and time of test will be announced beforehand. These assessments will be conducted in the regular periods of concerned subjects.
- Summative Assessment:
This assessment test is the final assessment of the student’s performance. This assessment will be conducted twice a year, at the end of each term in the form of a proper pen and paper-based test conducted by the schools themselves.
CBSE CCE Pattern for class 1 to 5 – Grading System:
All the internal and the external assessments will be made in marks. However, the overall results will be given in grades. The final report card of students will reflect only the grades. The CBSE exam pattern for class 1 to 5 is same and the grades given are on 5 point scale. The grades will be based on a student’s performance in all the 6 exams (4 FAs and 2 SAa).
The current grading system with CBSE exam pattern for class 1 to 5 is discussed in the table given below:
|A* (Grade – 1)||90% to 100 %||Outstanding|
|A (Grade – 2)||75% to 89 %||Excellent|
|B (Grade – 3)||56% to 74 %||Very Good|
|C (Grade – 4)||35% to 55 %||Good|
|D (Grade – 5)||Below 35 %||Scope for Improvement|
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