We are pleased to announce that Target Tracker, Classroom Monitor and Educater have now made Discovery RE’s assessment statements available for schools using these systems.
Discovery RE and Electronic Pupil Assessment/Tracking Systemsby DiscoveryRE, 26 October, 2018
How Discovery RE supports schools to implement the recommendations of the “Bold Beginnings” reportby DiscoveryRE, 24 May, 2018
In January 2017, Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector (HMCI) commissioned an Ofsted-wide review of the curriculum. Its aim was to provide fresh insight into leaders’ curriculum intentions, how these are implemented and the impact on outcomes for pupils. The "Bold Beginnings" report specifically focuses on the Reception Year and the extent to which a school’s curriculum for four- and five-year-olds prepares them for the rest of their education and beyond.
Success Story with Meadow Park Academy in Berkshire Significant success with Subject Knowledge and Assessment. We find progression in Discovery RE to be very clear. Each year is different, so children build on their knowledge and what they learn in Year One is very different to Year Six. We also … Continue reading →
Seeking 'Outstanding' from your next SIAMS? By using Discovery RE, you should easily be able to prove what you believe to be true - in writing, lesson plans, curriculum overview, and observations that RE truly deserves the grade of ‘outstanding’ in your school.
Discovery RE and the Ofsted Framework 2015 From September 2015, Ofsted set out the principles that apply to inspection and the main judgements that inspectors make when conducting inspections of maintained schools, academies and non-association independent schools as well as further education and skills providers and registered early years settings. … Continue reading →
Discovery RE 3rd Edition has arrived! Hi everyone, Just a quick post to let you know that the Discovery RE 3rd Edition has arrived and is available now for new customers to order directly from our online shop.
The Education Show 2017 at the NEC, Birmingham. See the new Discovery RE scheme of work for Primary Schools on Stand L66 - Sample Materials.
Success Story with Churchfield CE Primary Academy in Staffordshire Significant success with the RE Curriculum. Using the enquiry-based approach in Discovery RE has really enabled the children to deepen their thinking. Starting each unit from the children’s own experience engages them straight away and they are then keen to find out how … Continue reading →
Using Discovery RE and Understanding Christianity togetherby DiscoveryRE, 27 September, 2016
Understanding Christianity cannot be used to replace Discovery RE and Discovery RE cannot be used to deliver Understanding Christianity. They can, however, be used together to deliver a holistic and balanced RE programme.
The Religious Education Council of England and Wales has produced a good practice guide for RE Teachers. This voluntary code of practice was drawn up in 2009, as a reassurance for teachers, colleagues, pupils and parents to cover the concerns they may have about the delivery of RE in schools … Continue reading →