Tests use a single scale which has ten levels (bands) of achievement in total
for Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. The Year 5 NAPLAN Tests use only six of these bands.
student’s performance in the Numeracy, Language Conventions, Reading and Writing Tests will be assessed
and placed into a band. In this book, all the questions in each test have been
arranged to correspond with Bands 3–8 (the bands for Year 5).
NAPLAN*-style Tests in Numeracy, Language Conventions and Reading with questions arranged in order of
NAPLAN*-style Writing Test
answers with explanations and tips for Numeracy, Language Conventions, Reading and Writing
Marking Grid with answers showing bands and question topics
Student Answer Sheet
to the Excel Test Zone Sample Numeracy, Language Conventions, Reading and Writing Tests
• A CD-ROM
(containing all the material in this book) which can be used on an interactive
whiteboard or computer.
Prepare your students for the NAPLAN* Tests the ONLINE WAY!
Excel Test Zone is an online resource for teachers to prepare their students for national tests such as NAPLAN*.
Students prepare for these tests in a fun, educational and interactive environment.
a teacher you will be able to track individual student results in each
test topic so that you can focus on improving specific areas of
To take a FREE test or learn more about EXCEL TEST ZONE visit www.exceltestzone.com.au.
This is not an officially endorsed publication of the NAPLAN program
and is produced by Pascal Press independently of Australian governments.