11 Plus English Exams

English 11 Plus exams do vary around the country but all require very solid core literacy skills- particularly a wide vocabulary.

Most tests will include a mix of comprehension tests, vocabulary tests, use of English and some punctuation work. English 11 Plus exam preparation tends to be a longer and slower process than any other area but it is very important because 11 Plus English exams tend to be heavily weighted towards literacy skills.

We have listed which materials and resources we believe are best suited to preparation in years three, four and five and in each section have produced a free guide for you which suggests how the materials may best be used and what sort of schedule works well for children.

To access help just click through to the school year you are interested in, download the FREE preparation guide and then use the books and papers which we have recommended.