Diagnostic Assessments (Starter Pack upgrade)

Diagnostic Assessments (Starter Pack upgrade)


"Really delighted with the content - exactly what I had pictured!"  Marianne Good, Gostforth Central Middle School

Published on 20th May

This is the upgrade version - only for schools who already bought the Starter Pack. It covers all 25 key concepts in a typical year 7 course (11-12 year olds). 

Download  sample material (2.5 MB, from earlier version of the pack)

Concept & Reassess quizzes There are two quizzes per concept - so you test once, give students extra learning opportunities, and then re-assess to see if they got it -  mastery learning in action. Each quiz is short, targeting one concept with 6 questions: 4 Know and 2 Apply.  The questions are deliberately designed to reveal misconceptions and partial understanding so you can see which students need more learning. 

Student self-assessment The quizzes come with clear feedback - full explanations of why the correct answers are right and why the others are wrong

✔ 25 concept quizzes

✔ 25 re-assess quizzes

✔ Know and Apply questions

✔ Student self-assessment

✔ Reveals misconceptions

✔ Download in Pdf and Word format

Cell: Cell structure, Specialised cells

Interdependence: Feeding relationships, Competition, Abiotic & biotic factors

Reproduction: Sexual & asexual, Menstrual cycle, Embryo development

Substances & particles: Particle model, Substances & mixtures, Solutions

Changing substances: Chemical & physical ,pH scale, Neutralisation

Contact forces: Balanced & unbalanced, Friction, Density

Gravity: Weight, Gravitational force, Solar system

Energy transfers: Energy model, Wasted energy, Heat & temperature

Electric circuits: Electric current, Resistance

We developed Mastery Science based on the research in mastery learning which indicates the need for accurate diagnostic information. See these links for more information:

We accept payment by credit card and PayPal. If you're a school, you can also choose to pay by bank transfer or cheque when you checkout. You will then receive an email with a link to a pro-forma invoice to pay. 

Once payment is received, we will send you details for how to download the digital resources and a teachers guide. We also offer online support in implementing the mastery learning system. Unfortunately, we do not accept payment after delivery. This allows us to minimise administration and pass the savings on to our customers. You will be given details for each payment method during checkout. 

The Government’s Educational Endowment Fund (EEF) concluded that Mastery is one of the few strategies where there is evidence that it can close the achievement gap between disadvantaged students and others. Mastery on average can produce an extra 5 months of learning gains every year. Mastery revolves around giving students accurate learning feedback  - the top strategy on the list.

Unfortunately, we cannot offer a refund for this digital product.