Last Updated: Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Social Studies Skills Progression Framework

What is this?

This resource is to assist with the assessment of learner progress in their social studies learning.

Who is this for?

This resource was developed to be used across the broad general education.

How to use this learning and assessment resource to improve practice

This resource provides an opportunity for teachers to explore the development and assessment of skills in the social studies curriculum area.  The assessment of skills can be a useful tool in determining the progress of learners in an area where possible contexts are very broad and pupils are unlikely to revisit them.

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PDF file: Social Studies Skills Progression Framework (170 KB)

Improvement questions

  1. Can I use this resource to help me assess the progress of my learners?
  2. Can I use this resource to re-emphasise the skills of social studies?
  3. Can I use this resource to supplement and improve my current learner assessments?