Section 5

Unit 5.2: Assessment and Learning: Summative approaches

Assessment is for Learning (AifL):
Information about National Assessments and examples of tasks, which are open to anyone to browse, can be found at this site.

Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) Primary Framework for Literacy and Mathematics:

Northern Ireland Curriculum:
Has information on Northern Ireland's curriculum and assessment arrangements.

Primary Assessment — Making Summative Assessment Work for You:
Professor Wynne Harlen, whose work is referred to in this unit, takes part in a discussion of teacher's summative assessments.

Primary Assessment — The Welsh Experienc:
This looks at how teachers in Wales are assessing and moderating their work across phases, following the removal of statutory testing at Key Stages 2 and 3.

Scottish Government site on Curriculum and Assessment:
This is a useful source of further information regarding Assessment is for Learning (AifL).

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