Teacher Assessment in Primary Science (TAPS) RE198 / I03

Start date
12 Nov 19
George Abbot School, Woodruff Avenue, Guildford GU1 1XX View on Google Map


Day 1 will introduce the TAPS Focused Assessment approach to develop teaching and assessment of primary science. We will consider the skills of Working Scientifically, focused pupil recording, the role of the teacher and the formative use of assessment.

Participants will be asked to carry out 'gap tasks', selecting TAPS activities to trial in their class/school.

Day 2 will explore how to develop active pupil involvement and responsive teaching. We will use moderation for professional learning and consider how to develop a whole school shared understanding of assessment and progression in primary science  .


We can develop an affordable bespoke CPD event which is delivered locally to you for:

  • individuals such as: subject leaders, coordinators, heads of departments
  • a team/whole department
  • a network of schools/groups
  • multi-academy trusts
  • initial teacher education


Teacher Assessment in Primary Science (TAPS) - Day 112 November 201909:30-15:30George Abbot School
Teacher Assessment in Primary Science (TAPS)- Day 217 March 202009:30-15:30George Abbot School

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£150.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£150.00 +VAT

Additional information

For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 


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