Using the criteria
It is good practice to use the assessment criteria regularly in class. Students should have quick and easy handouts of the criteria that can be used at any given moment. Even though a form of assessment, such as the Paper 1 exam, is externally assessed, students and teachers can practice applying the criteria. As you practice using the criteria, several questions will most likely come up. Here is a brief overview of frequently asked questions that relate to the use of assessment criteria.