National Reading & Numeracy Tests
Children in Years 2 to 9 now take national tests in reading and numeracy each summer term. It is really important that your child is in school to take the tests.
This years tests will take place on the follow dates, in the morning, for all year groups (2-6):
2nd May - Procedural
3rd May - Reading
4th May - Reasoning
The reading tests are made up of short questions based on two or more texts. Some of the questions check how well the text has been understood, others aim to find out if children are able to make judgements about what they are reading.
There are two kinds of numeracy tests.
National Test Sample Papers
This short animation talks parents/carers through the National Reading and Numeracy Test reports.