We suggest that you develop your child’s English skills by improving vocabulary, grammar and comprehension. You can do this by reading, listening, speaking and practice writing. Here are some further tips:
- Listening to audio books will help with expanding vocabulary and improve comprehension.
- Encourage your child to write short essays on a wide range of topics.
- Ask your child to express their opinions in English and to justify these opinions
The UKiset reasoning test includes quantitative reasoning.It can be helpful to check that the student is confident, accurate and fluent in answering mathematically based reasoning questions.
It is important to be positive and reassuring. Some candidates will feel nervous about sitting a test; reassure them and encourage them to be calm and try their best!
Useful UKiset test preparation resources
Websites with book reviews, recommended reading and guidance on the suitability of books for different age groups
Improving English skills
Familiarisation for online reasoning tests
Atom Learning provides practice questions and learning support resources for English, Verbal Reasoning, Maths and Non-Verbal Reasoning for students preparing for tests at age 10-11 years.
Familiarisation materials for the Cambridge English Placement Test.
Familiarisation and practice materials for the Cambridge Assessment English Linguaskill test.