Rising Stars Progress Tests for Years 1 to 6 in English, mathematics and science provide reliable half-termly assessments with meaningful online analysis to help teachers identify gaps and plan teaching effectively. Written by primary assessment experts and independently reviewed by educational research specialists, you can trust our Progress Tests for your whole-school formative assessment solution.
Our brand new 2017 Reading Progress Tests include all new engaging texts and questions, including longer extracts to build reading stamina - an essential requirement for success in the national tests.
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We all feel that this will make analysis and target setting much smoother going forward. For example, now a low score on a text will indicate a relative weakness whereas before we would have to do question analysis to find this out.
We use the tests in all four subjects to show where the specific gaps are in the class’s knowledge to help us plan the next steps for their learning.
The tests gave us a good idea of where the children were in their learning and what prior knowledge they had. They were very useful to inform our planning!The tests were simple to conduct and were challenging enough to differentiate the high achieving children from the low achieving children.