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How one school uses weekly feedback sessions as an engaging alternative to marking
Teachers at St Francis of Assisi Catholic Primary School invite younger pupils to attend ‘Feedback Fridays’, where they can feed back to each other in small groups as well as receive specific feedback from their teacher. This has been particularly popular among pupils who might be too shy to feed back during whole-class sessions.
The class teacher works with the TA to make sure nobody misses out because of being either at home or in school. The TA supervises the lesson while the teacher delivers