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The Musical Contexts Year 7 Baseline Assessment Listening Tests

The Musical Contexts Year 7 Baseline Assessment Listening Tests come in two 'fully-resourced' alternative formats and provide a way of assessing musical knowledge, understanding and (Critical Engagement: Listening and Appraising). 

The test(s) can be administered at the start of Year 7, within the Building Bricks Musical Contexts unit, if following The Musical Contexts Key Stage 3 Learning Journey.


The scrolling galleries below give some samples and further information from each of the two Year 7 Baseline Assessment Listening Tests which are available to 'full-site subscribers' via a 'one click download' as a complete .zip file with resources available in PDF and Word formats with supporting media files.



Both with Full and Short Pupil Answer Booklets and Teacher Mark Schemes.

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All Audio and Video Files needed for both tests provided with full Audio Transcripts.



Choose from a 45-minute or 25-minute Baseline Assessment Listening Test.

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Reflection (WWW/EBI) and Target planning activity included with both tests.