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Annex 1: Discussion with year six pupils

On 2 February 2017 we held an informal engagement event with year six pupils from West Denton Primary School and their teachers. The pupils were visiting Parliament, as arranged by Parliament’s Education Service, and as part of their trip spoke to us about primary assessment in their school.

The aim of the session was to understand how primary assessment affects pupils and how they felt about their upcoming SATs tests. There were several themes that were discussed during the session, which helped with our inquiry:

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