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 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 three 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:

https://www.tmaschool.com/pupils/year-6/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.

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!