Practical guides to assessing writing at key stage 2: volumes 1-4Date: 01.08.2013
To order these guides, download the order form in either MSword or PDF format, complete and return;These guides will help teachers to assess pupils` writing against the new English curriculum and the particular emphasis on grammar, whilst still using the resources already embedded in lesson plans.;The guides include annotated examples of pupils` writing to assist teachers in making reliable and valid teacher assessments as well as examples of grammatical features and how these develop.;The guides use easy-to use colour coding to identify specific areas to look for in pupils` writing, particularly in relation to the new curriculum and the focus on grammar. They help to assess a pupil`s work for evidence to map progress and inform target-setting.;The guides also include next steps for teachers on how to address identified issues and also next steps for pupils to help them understand how to improve their writing.