Test identification

Name of test Sigma Science Assessment
Subjects Science
Summary Sigma Science assesses pupils’ attainment in Science at Key Stages 1 and 2 and benchmarks against National Curriculum 2014 age related expectations. It is designed to complement Sigma Science’s scheme, which is based around the individual units in the National Curriculum for Science 2014 Schemes of Work, but can also be used independently of it.

Assessment screening

Subscales Scientific enquiry, scientific knowledge and understanding
Authors Sigma Science
Publisher Sigma Science
Test source https://www.sigmascience.co.uk/assessmentplus/
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. No
Age range 5-11 Years
Key Stage(s) applicable to EY, KS1, KS2
Publication date Ongoing
Re-norming date n/a


Reason for exclusion from shortlist Criterion-referenced/not a normed test