English Language Certification for Kids

Level 1 – Jungle Kings Cubs

Level 1 – Jungle Kings Cubs is the first entry of the Jungle Kings series which addresses young learners who have completed junior classes.

It corresponds with the completion of the Junior A class and aims at introducing the candidates to the English Language Examination, while boosting their confidence for future examinations.

This is a short and friendly examination which assesses the candidate’s language skills through Listening, Grammar, Vocabulary, Reading & Writing exercises.

The passing score is 50% with the final mark deriving from the calculation of the average of all modules of the examination.

Main Characteristics

  • Level: Junior
  • Format: Written
  • Skills assessed: Listening, Grammar, Vocabulary, Reading & Writing
  • Duration of the examination: 75 minutes total - Listening Duration: 5 minutes – the recording is played twice
    - GVR & Writing Duration: 70 minutes

Main Characteristics

  • Level: Junior
  • Format: Written
  • Skills assessed: Listening, Grammar, Vocabulary, Reading & Writing
  • Duration of the examination: 75 minutes total - Listening Duration: 5 minutes – the recording is played twice
    - GVR & Writing Duration: 70 minutes

Examination Format

Listening

Exercise 1: Match the pictures based on the statements.

Number of questions: 5

Exercise 2: True/ False statements based on pictures.

Number of questions: 5

Exercise 3: Multiple choice, choose the correct picture.

Number of questions: 5

Total Marks: 15

Grammar/Vocabulary

Exercise 4: Multiple choice (A or B), grammar questions.

Number of questions: 5

Exercise 5: Choose A, B or C to complete the text provided.

Number of questions: 5

Exercise 6: Place the words/ phrases in the correct order by colouring them in the appropriate colour.

Number of questions: 5

Total Marks: 15

Reading

Exercise 7: Match the questions to their answers, based on a 40-word text.

Number of questions: 5

Exercise 8: Fill in short sentences with the phrases provided.

Number of questions: 5

Total Marks: 10

Writing

Exercise 9: Produce a text based on the model.

Approximately 30 words

Total Marks: 10

Syllabus

VOCABULARY

  • Alphabet
  • Food
  • Colors
  • House rooms
  • Numbers 1-20
  • School items
  • Clothes
  • House items
  • Body parts
  • Jobs
  • Animals
  • Vehicles
  • Furniture
  • Family
  • Greetings

GRAMMAR

  • To be
  • Imperative/ Let’s
  • Plurals
  • Present simple
  • Have got
  • Present continuous
  • Can/ Must
  • Some/ Any
  • A/ An – The
  • Prepositions of place
  • This/ That
  • Prepositions of time
  • These/ Those
  • Possessive adjectives/ ‘s