Test identification

Name of test Writing Assessment Tasks
Subjects Literacy
Summary Writing Assessment Tasks, available for Years 2 to 6, include half-termly tasks written specifically for the new curriculum to help teachers assess and moderate children's writing with confidence.

Assessment screening

Subscales Two technical writing tasks and one composition task per half term
Authors Rising Stars
Publisher RS Assessments
Test source https://www.risingstars-uk.com/series/assessment-writing-tasks/products-1
Guidelines available? Yes
Norm-referenced scores. No
Age range 6;0 -11;11 Years
Key Stage(s) applicable to KS1, KS2
Publication date 2015
Re-norming date n/a


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