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Guidance

Key stage 1: English grammar, punctuation and spelling test framework

Guidance for test developers on the purpose, format, content, cognitive demand and specification for the key stage 1 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test.

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Key stage 1: English grammar, punctuation and spelling test framework

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Details

This framework is for contributors to the the English grammar, punctuation and spelling key stage 1 national curriculum test. Key stage 1 teachers may also find it useful.

It gives detailed information to ensure an appropriate test is developed, including the:

  • content domain
  • cognitive domain
  • test specification

This framework supports the development of the 2016 national curriculum tests.