SATs are Standard Assessment Tests
These are completed at the end of KS1 and at the end of KS2. They are a set of tests that report how your child has performed.
SATS tests are:
Teacher assessment occurs when teachers assess where they believe children are at academically. Writing for KS1 and KS2 is teacher assessed over a range of different pieces of writing. Teacher assessment covers the following aspects:
When are the tests in 2021?
Key Stage 1: throughout May and June
All KS2 SATs will be held in the week beginning 11th May 2021
The tests must be taken on the scheduled days.
Key Stage 2: Monday 10th May – Thursday 13th May
Monday 10th May
English grammar, punctuation and spelling
Paper 1: Questions
Paper 2: Spelling
Tuesday 11th May
Wednesday 12th May
Paper 1: arithmetic
Paper 2: reasoning
Thursday 13th May
Paper 3: reasoning
Children should not go on holiday during term time and especially during these periods, or leading up to the tests.
Children in Year 2 and will be tested in English (reading & writing) & maths) and children in Year 6 will be tested in English (reading, writing, grammar & spelling) and in maths.
PLEASE REMEMBER …All children are individual!
What we should celebrate, as parents and as teachers, is that each individual child has made progress – not necessarily focus on the level a child has attained.
PLEASE RESIST THE URGE TO COMPARE ONE CHILD UNFAVOURABLY WITH ANOTHER
(your own or someone else’s!)
All of the above websites will be of use to help with revision!
Helping at Home
Lots of sleep
A good breakfast
LOTS OF PRAISE AND ENCOURAGEMENT!