Collection

National curriculum assessments: practice materials

Practice materials for the phonics screening check, key stage 1 and key stage 2 national curriculum tests, including sample papers and past test papers.

Key stage 2 past papers

Resources include:

  • 2017 key stage 2 tests
  • 2016 key stage 2 tests
  • guidance on scaled scores
  1. Key stage 2 tests: 2017 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test materials

    • Guidance
  2. Key stage 2 tests: 2017 English reading test materials

    • Guidance
  3. Key stage 2 tests: 2017 mathematics test materials

    • Guidance
  4. 2017 key stage 2 scaled score conversion tables

    • Guidance
  5. Key stage 2 tests: 2017 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test modified materials

    • Guidance
  6. Key stage 2 tests: 2017 English reading test modified materials

    • Guidance
  7. Key stage 2 tests: 2017 mathematics test modified materials

    • Guidance
  8. Key stage 2 tests: 2016 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test materials

    • Guidance
  9. Key stage 2 tests: 2016 English reading test materials

    • Guidance
  10. Key stage 2 tests: 2016 mathematics test materials

    • Guidance
  11. 2016 key stage 2 scaled score conversion tables

    • Guidance
  12. Key stage 2 tests: 2016 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test modified materials

    • Guidance
  13. Key stage 2 tests: 2016 English reading test modified materials

    • Guidance
  14. Key stage 2 tests: 2016 mathematics test modified materials

    • Guidance

Key stage 2 sample materials

Resources include:

  • sample test papers
  • sample modified test papers
  • sample mark schemes
  • sample test administration instructions

Key stage 1 past papers

Resources include:

  • 2017 key stage 1 test papers
  • 2016 key stage 1 test papers
  • guidance on scaled scores
  1. Key stage 1 tests: 2017 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test materials

    • Guidance
  2. Key stage 1 tests: 2017 English reading test materials

    • Guidance
  3. Key stage 1 tests: 2017 mathematics test materials

    • Guidance
  4. 2017 key stage 1 scaled score conversion tables

    • Guidance
  5. Key stage 1 tests: 2017 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test modified materials

    • Guidance
  6. Key stage 1 tests: 2017 English reading test modified materials

    • Guidance
  7. Key stage 1 tests: 2017 mathematics test modified materials

    • Guidance
  8. Key stage 1 tests: 2016 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test materials

    • Guidance
  9. Key stage 1 tests: 2016 English reading test materials

    • Guidance
  10. Key stage 1 tests: 2016 mathematics test materials

    • Guidance
  11. 2016 key stage 1 scaled score conversion tables

    • Guidance
  12. Key stage 1 tests: 2016 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test modified materials

    • Guidance
  13. Key stage 1 tests: 2016 English reading test modified materials

    • Guidance
  14. Key stage 1 tests: 2016 mathematics test modified materials

    • Guidance

Key stage 1 sample materials

Resources include:

  • sample test papers
  • sample modified test papers
  • sample mark schemes
  • sample test administration instructions

Phonics screening check resources

Resources include:

  • scoring guidance
  • pupil’s materials
  • answer sheets
Published 12 September 2016
Last updated 6 June 2017 + show all updates
  1. 2017 key stage 1 test materials added.
  2. 2017 key stage 2 test materials added.
  3. First published.