Year 1 Handwriting Assessment

£15.00

Year 1 Handwriting Assessment for children aged 5 – 6 years old in UK primary schools or schools that follow the UK curriculum.

The assessment will assess automaticity, word/number/letter formation, spatial awareness and sentence awareness. Using cursive/joined-up writing is not a statutory requirement.  This assessment does not assess cursive/joined-up writing.

The assessment will also review progress against the statutory requirements for Year 1 listed below.

Pupils should be taught to:

• sit correctly at a table, holding a pencil comfortably and correctly
• begin to form lower-case letters in the correct direction, starting and finishing in the right place
• form capital letters
• form digits 0–9
• understand which letters belong to which handwriting ‘families’ (i.e. letters that are formed in similar ways) and to practise these.

 

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Year 1 Handwriting Assessment for children aged 5 – 6 years old in UK primary schools or schools that follow the UK curriculum.

  • Year 1 Assessment
  • Instructions