A1 Movers is the start of a child’s language learning journey. The test is made up of three papers developed to encourage and motivate young learners.
A1 Movers Listening test has five parts. Each part begins with one or two examples. Children will hear each recording twice. Children may achieve a maximum of 5 shields.
A1 Movers Reading and Writing test has six parts. Each part begins with one or two examples. For all parts of the Reading and Writing test, children must spell their answers correctly. Children may achieve a maximum of 5 shields.
A1 Movers Speaking test has four parts. Children take the test alone with the examiner, but someone they know who speaks their language (like their teacher) will introduce them to the examiner and explain what to do in their own language. Children may achieve a maximum of 5 shields.
Download A1 Movers overview handout
Download the Cambridge English activity booklet for parents of young learners
Download flash cards for A1 Movers
Download A1 Movers Individual Progress chart
Linked to the CEFR, Can Do statements show what a learner can do at each level.
Read the Can Do statements for Starters, Movers and Flyers.
Download the Pre A1 Starters, A1 Movers and A2 Flyers Sample papers – Vol 1
Download the Pre A1 Starters, A1 Movers and A2 Flyers Sample papers – Vol 2
You can download the Listening sample tests from the introduction page of the sample papers.
The colourful A1 Movers Word List Picture Book has many of the words children have to learn for the A1 Movers test.
Download the A1 Movers Wordlist Picture book
You can use the A1 Movers Wordlist to help children to improve their English and learn new words.
Download the A1 Movers Wordlist
The A1 Movers classroom activities book
will help children get better at English
and learn new words.
Download the A1 Movers classroom
The A1 Movers progress charts
for students and teachers will
help motivate learners.
Download the A1 Movers progress charts
These videos will help your students understand what happens during a speaking test. You can also download examiner comments for each video.
Read the examiner comments for Sole’s speaking test
Read the examiner comments for Giorgia’s speaking test