NFER Reception Baseline Assessment

The practical, child-friendly baseline assessment

Sample Materials

The NFER Reception Baseline Assessment covers three core components: Mathematics, Literacy, and Communication and Language. Included in the assessment is an additional free Foundation of Learning checklist which is optional for you to use.

Each component is carried out as part of a one-to-one assessment. There are two ways you can administer the assessment: using our online recording and analysis tool, or using individual pupil records. (Please note that to be able to obtain the scores and reports, the data from the pupil records will need to be entered into the online system).

The NFER Reception Baseline Assessment school pack contains everything you need to administer the assessment (see what you get).

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Examples from the NFER Reception Baseline Assessment


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of Learning

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