Year 6 SATs Parents Information Evening PowerPoint

Click here for a summary of Key Stage 2 tests that Year 6 will take in May 2017.

YEAR 6 SATs REVISION

As the SATs approach, here you will find a variety of resources that you and your child can use to prepare and revise for their SATs.

SPaG Coverage Grid

New curriculum spelling list 

YEAR 6 SATs REVISION

As the SATs approach, here is a list of revision resources that your child can use to keep their skills sharp:

 English

Here’s a website familiar to all our children! Bug club is great for reading comprehension practise:

http://www.bugclub.co.uk/

This is a great resource for writing, reading and grammar. It directs you to several websites specific to your needs:

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/revision/engindex.html

This website requires a fee but you can get a 1 month free trial.  It is highly recommended for practising SPaG.

http://www.tesspag.com/

Spelling is an important part of the SATs and this resource lists key words and rules children should be familiar with:

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/239784/English_Appendix_1_-_Spelling.pdf

Some helpful reading comprehension practise can be completed through this website:

http://www.everyschool.co.uk/english-key-stage-2-comprehension-3.html

A little bit of everything in these last two websites from spelling games to writing tips:

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/interactive.aspx?cat=49

 

Past SATS papers for practise.

http://www.satspapers.org.uk/Page.aspx?TId=5

 

This website has a useful glossary of SPaG related terms:

http://www.benjamin.lancsngfl.ac.uk/grammar-glossary/

 

To practise your cursive script handwriting you can use this website:

http://www.letterjoin.co.uk/

 

Maths

An excellent fun website covering all the different areas of maths the children require:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z826n39

This is a great resource for all areas of maths; it directs you to several websites specific to your child’s needs:

http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/maths/index.html

Fantastic game to sharpen those mental arithmetic skills:

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?Subject=16&AgeGroup=3

This website covers all the skills the children need in Year 6.  Through timed questions, it challenges the children and addresses misconceptions with clear explanations:

http://uk.ixl.com/math/year-6

This game will test your mental arithmetic skills through ten challenging questions:

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/mentalmachine2.html

Gut Instinct is a game that allows you to test your maths skills against others and will improve your mental maths speed and skills:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/games/gut_instinct/maths/

A little bit of everything in these last two websites from maths and spelling games to writing tips:

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/interactive.aspx?cat=49

These 2 websites are excellent for help with maths fluency and times tables:

http://www.kangaroomaths.com/kenny3.php?page=KassessKS3

https://ttrockstars.com/login

 

Science

An excellent fun website covering all areas of the science curriculum:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/

These are great resources for science, packed full of links to interactive science games and other activities to make science fun:

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2science.html

http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/science/index.html

A great website that provides a weekly revision guide.  It includes what to revise each week with links to a variety of online games to help with each section:

http://www.compare4kids.co.uk/learn.php

 

Please also refer to our very own website for many more resources to support your child’s learning:

Home Learning

 

Books for Revision

The KS2 range of CGP books is packed full of super useful material. Study books and question books for levels, years, or for SATs preparation are available. Workout books and question books are packed full of practice questions and there are also SATs Practice Papers available.

KS2 MathsKS2 Targeted Study KS2 SATS BusterKS2 SAT Buster     KS2 EnglishKS2 English Study BookKS2 English Practice Paper

To purchase these books you can go direct to the CGP website: https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/Parent/books_ks2

Alternatively these book are available on Amazon.

Good luck with your revision!

 

SATs Test Dates 2017

These will be held during the week commencing Monday 9th May 2016.

Monday 8th May – English reading test

Tuesday 9th May – English grammar, punctuation and spelling test

Wednesday 10th May – Mathematics paper 1 arithmetic test and mathematics paper 2 reasoning

Thursday 11th May – Mathematics paper 3 reasoning