Peer-assessment ideas for secondary students

Top activities to encourage secondary students to be actively involved in assessment by reflecting on the work of their peers

Tes Resources Team

Colourful Thumbs Up Indicating Positive Peer Feedback

Tools and activities to encourage effective peer assessment in class

Peer assessment is an important part of the assessment for learning process and can have an enormous impact on your learners’ understanding of key teaching points and, ultimately, their progress. As such, we’ve highlighted a few tools to help you make the most of opportunities for peer assessment in your secondary classroom.

Teacher tools  

Peer and Self-Assessment Guide
mikegershon

Peer and Self-Assessment Guide

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A straightforward guide to peer and self-assessment. Includes a step-by-step guide explaining how to embed it in your practice, examples of good practice, slides you can drop into your lessons and bonus features!

Structuring peer-assessment  

Peer assessment template
tuesday7

Peer assessment template

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Can be used for any sport......just change the level descriptors and teaching points. Worked really well with my classes a pupils could give indepth feedback whilst refering to NCPE levels.
WRITING APP Self / Peer Assessment a
careyian

WRITING APP Self / Peer Assessment a

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I designed these 'Student Friendly&' Language Writing AF 1-4 self / peer assessment sheets to support students in understanding their assessments and to take some of the marking burden off me :) Each AF at levels: * 2-5 * 3-6 * 4-7 * 5-8 for differentiation needs.

Providing detailed feedback

Peer PARA marking
RASheard

Peer PARA marking

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Following the PARA (Praise, Action, Response, Acknowledge) format students peer assess each others work in the workshop. Speech bubbles as sentence starters to help students.
Student Peer Assessment Mat
thisisgeography

Student Peer Assessment Mat

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Guides students to effectively peer assess. Improves students work and guides teachers to where feedback is required. For more resources visit [**This is Geography**](http://thisisgeography.co.uk). Full SoW for all new GCSE specifications - [AQA](https://thisisgeography.co.uk/gcse/), [Edexcel](...
Peer Assessment
AmyJaney88

Peer Assessment

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Peer assessment production line. Helpful for students to follow when peer-assessing each other's work.