Session overview

This full day course will provide an introduction to all aspects of statutory assessment at Y2 in 2021-22, including an overview of statutory responsibilities and key dates; the 21-22 requirements for teacher assessment of reading, writing, mathematics and science; the format of the statutory tests, and recommendations of ways to structure teaching across the year to ensure pupils are prepared for the tests and evidence can be gathered for teacher assessment within a coherent, engaging curriculum.

A second day (23.3.21) builds on this introductory day and explores in more detail teacher assessment and key teaching approaches to address gaps in children’s knowledge and understanding. This should be booked separately.

Session aims

  • Gain an overview of the key elements and legal responsibilities in the statutory assessment process for the end of KS1;
  • Understand the national expectations for standards at the end of KS1;
  • Consider how to plan their year to ensure pupils are prepared for the tests and there will be a suitable evidence base for secure teacher assessment and moderation.

Suitable for

Teachers new to Y2 statutory assessment


£100 (please choose to pay by invoice to avoid additional fees)

Archbishop Holgate's School, Hull Road, York, YO10 5ZA


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