Moderating maths for Year 2 teachers. Part 1 – Reasoning and GDS

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This course will provide teachers with the opportunity to discuss their children’s work and moderate their judgements in line with the Assessment Framework for KS1 maths. Please bring 3 examples of children’s independent maths learning to share at a range of standards (e.g. their maths books for this year, test papers, other independent work). Part 1 (2pm) will focus on reasoning and greater depth standards. Part 2 (3:30pm), will be a moderation workshop. Please register for the relevant parts separately.



Why should I attend?

  • To refresh Year 2 teachers on expectations for work collections and explore best practice in teaching.
    • To develop the skill of assessing children’s work within a professional discussion framework to come to an agreed judgement
    • Consider the range of evidence needed to make appropriate teacher assessment by the end of KS1.
    • Discuss the expectations for the gathering of work to use as evidence to support judgments.
    • Look at work with colleagues and make judgements based on our evidence so far.
    • Share government documentation.
    • Briefly share the structuring and format of a moderation session.


What will the course cover?

Participants will:

  • Be introduced to any new moderation materials
  • Explore the reasoning statements within expected and greater depth standards
  • Explore the statements within greater depth standard
  • Explore what makes a greater depth in maths
  • Examine children’s work including from other schools
  • Take part in a polite professional discussion
  • Share ideas for good practice

Who should attend?

  • Middle Leader
  • Teacher


Cost: no charge.


Booking confirmation including access information and important pre-course information will be sent to you upon booking.


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Contact information

For specific enquiries about this course, please contact Gillian Bratley at or Naureen Akhtar at


For general booking or CPD enquiries please contact

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