Assessing Pupils' Progress (APP)
Assessing Pupils' Progress was a National Strategies resource providing a structured approach to pupil assessment in Key Stage 3 to support teachers with:
While APP is no longer used as a full system, several of the resources remain useful to teachers, especially the Focused Assessment Materials, which provide examples of good questioning to assess understanding.
This document is intented to be used to record details of dates and resources used for assessment of particular criteria. It can be modified to meet the needs of individual teachers.
These materials are based on the APP assessment criteria and organised in the National Curriculum levels. There is a set for each of the old national curriculum levels 4 to 8. The focused assessment materials include for each assessment criterion:
· probing questions for teachers to use with pupils in lessons to initiate dialogue and help to secure their assessment judgement.
Kangaroo Maths Assessment Resources