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Phonics screening check: 2016 materials

Scoring guidance, pupils' materials and answer sheet for the 2016 phonics screening check.


2016 phonics screening check: scoring guidance

2016 phonics screening check: pupils' materials

2016 phonics screening check: answer sheet

2016 phonics screening check: practice sheet


These materials are published to help teachers and pupils become familiar with the phonics screening check. They are not intended to be used as practice materials.

The 2016 phonics screening check threshold mark is 32. Teachers should check each pupil’s mark against the threshold to establish whether they have achieved the expected standard.