Pearson Placement Young Learners Diagnostic Test


Pearson English Placement Young Learners Diagnostic Test is an English placement test delivered online through MyEnglishLab which gives an accurate score for young English learners in 30 to 45 minutes.

Designed to assess the level and knowledge of young learners aged 7 to 12 years old.
Scores are instantly available and give teachers a detailed summary of their students’ grammar, vocabulary, reading and listening skills, so they can place them in the right level and start focusing on problem areas straightaway.

These tests respond to each student’s ability, giving an accurate score for young English learners from A1 to B1.

Two configurations, A and B. Each test has between 5 and 6 parts with different task types, with score points available for each correct answer. Levels are then determined by the number of points your students score.

What makes it great?

The Pearson English Young Learners Diagnostic Test helps you plan your lessons with confidence by accurately placing young learners at the right level, helping you differentiate between students in mixed ability classes and so confidently target your teaching.

  • Online.
  • Instant results.
  • Accurate and reliable.
  • Automatically marked.
  • Computer adaptive.
  • Variety of scores: CEFR and GSE.
  • All task types are contextualized in themes related to the age of the students.
  • Run through MyEnglishLab which makes it available anytime, anywere.

Who is it for? 

Primary institutions that need a fast and accurate measurement of a student’s level of English proficiency.