Big Maths and Big Writing

What is Big Writing?

Big Writing is a fun, motivating and highly effective approach to teaching writing. It is now widely used in many schools across the UK and has been proven to raise standards in writing for all ages. 


Click here to watch Ros Wilson, creator of Big Writing, explain the thinking behind her approach.


To find out more, download the DPS guide to Big Writing.  Click on the links to learn more about the importance of talk, connectives and the pupil friendly marking scale used in our school.

Further information about Big Writing and Big Maths can be found at the Andrell Education website.

What is Big Maths?

Download the DPS Big Maths Guide to find out more about how it is used in our school.

Information on the Big Maths calculation methods taught in school can be found in our Calculation Guide.