Videos: Year 2 and Year 6 SATs Dates 2018
We would like to make parents aware of the key assessment dates for Year 1, Year 2 and Year 6 children. Below, are also information videos for parents to guide you through the process of these assessments.
The Year 6 children will be following the national timetable for their end of Key Stage 2 SATs in the week commencing Monday 14th May 2018. These times are set by the Department for Education and are not to be deviated from therefore if your child is ill on the day of a test please contact school as soon as possible. The outcomes from these tests will be used to ascertain whether your child is working at age expectations in reading, grammar and maths. Writing evidence will be collected throughout the Spring and Summer terms to provide evidence of whether your child is working at age expectations in writing.
Monday 14th May 2018
KS2 English Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling tests
Paper 1: questions
Paper 2: spelling
Tuesday 15th May 2018
KS2 English Reading test
Wednesday 16th May 2018
KS2 Mathematics tests
Paper 1: arithmetic
Paper 2: reasoning
Thursday 17th May 2018:
KS2 Mathematics test
Paper 3: reasoning
Our Year 2 children will be tested over a period of two weeks from Monday 14th May 2018 in as informal a manner as we can so as to mirror normal classroom practice. These assessments will be used to support teacher assessment judgements for Reading and Maths. Writing evidence will be gathered throughout May and in to June to support teacher assessment judgements.
Our Year 1 children will be screened for the National Phonics Screening Check in school by a member of staff they know during week commencing Monday 11th June 2018.
Videos produced by Michael Tidd.
Key Stage 2 tests video
Key Stage 1 tests – including Grammar, Punctuation & Spelling
Key Stage 1 tests – without GPS