Progress in Understanding Mathematics Assessment (PUMA) KS3 is a suite of standardised termly tests that enable schools to reliably measure performance against national averages. Already used in 3,500 primary schools and now available for KS3, these tests help to:
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PUMA KS3 works alongside any KS3 maths scheme. Curriculum maps are provided to summarise which topics are covered in each test. This enables schools to check that they have taught all content covered in each test.
PUMA KS3 will be supported by MARK, which will enable you to enter your students' test scores and automatically generate reports by pupil, group or class.
Find out more about PUMA KS3 reporting here.
Interim Answer and Marksheet Booklets for each term’s tests will be available online in advance of the publication of the full Manuals in spring 2018 – you will be sent details of where to access these as downloadable PDFs with your tests.
You will be able to use the online marksheets and onscreen gap analysis within MARK in the term that the test is to be used, but the full online reporting facility will only launch once all of the tests are available in spring 2018.
Please also note that the PUMA KS3 tests are NOT photocopiable