What is involved in the trial?
Using a sample of Year 6 pupils, the trial will pilot questions in:
- English reading
- English grammar punctuation and spelling, and
Each school is asked to trial the tests in one subject only. The tests will take the following form in each subject:
Each pupil will be asked to undertake one complete test which will take approximately 60 minutes.
English grammar punctuation and spelling
Each pupil will be asked to undertake one complete test which will take approximately 45 minutes. Spelling questions are not trialled at this trial.
Each pupil will undertake one complete test comprising of 3 papers. Each paper will take approximately 25 minutes.