Did they get it? Making Assessment and Tracking Manageable


Course Details

Planning effective, differentiated science lessons that challenge all your learners all the time can be tricky. This course will help you assess and monitor progress in science in an effective and manageable way to ensure that children are continually learning and progressing.

Hester will introduce a variety of methods to assess children’s knowledge and ‘working scientifically’ skills. It will show you how, through the development of success criteria, progression can be tracked, and teaching and learning developed. Time will also be spent looking at Education Guru’s Whole School Progression and Tracking Resource.

Ensure that children are continually learning and progressing.

Learing Outcomes:

•Effectively monitor your students’ achievement and set meaningful targets to maximise progress in science.
•Experience a range of engaging, practical strategies to demonstrate children’s abilities.
•Utilise assessment results to inform future teaching and identify next steps through appropriate success criteria.
Course Date Tue 04 Jun
Duration 10:00 - 15:30
Location Wakefield
Venue Address YPO, 41 Industrial Park, Wakefield, WF2 0XE
Target Audience Assitant Heads Teachers/Subject Head Teachers/Subject Teachers/Teachers/TA's
Lunch 12:30 - 13:15
Price £129
Voucher Value £50

Course Tutor

Hester Binge
Hester comes from the strong grounding of the primary classroom where she was lucky enough to teach science in every year group. She has a wide variety of experience offering training and support to teachers and children alike in order to enthuse them to experience science in their everyday lives. She has also been involved in the design and delivery of several well-being programmes in schools and behavioural units. She runs her own consultancy business called Education Guru.