The Language Policy Division of the Council of Europe has come up with descriptors of various levels of ability in foreign languages. You can view and print an English version of the self-assessment grid. The grid is also available in 27 other European languages! Just scroll down the list on the top right corner of the page.

In the IB diploma programme, assessment of linguistic and communicative competence is based on a variety of criteria. ISM teachers are currently working on developing assessment criteria to be used in the lower school.

Check out the criteria for assessing oral presentations by clicking on oral presentation rubric.doc.

Make sure you always reference the sources that you use in your work. Click on the link biblio.pdf to download guidelines on how to use the Oxford referencing system.

For guidelines on how to work on a class project, download the following document: Projects.doc.