SATs

 

Mock SATs:

Monday 5th February - Friday 9th February 2018

SATs week:

Monday 14th – Friday 19th May 2018

 

What is assessed?

English

Reading

The reading test is a single paper with questions based on three passages of texts. Your child will have one hour, including reading time, to complete the test.

SPaG Test

The grammar, punctuation and spelling test consists of two parts: a grammar and punctuation paper requiring short answers, lasting 45 minutes; and an aural spelling test of 20 words, lasting around 15 minutes.

Writing

Teacher assessed using a range of writing throughout the year.

 

Maths

The children will sit three papers in maths:

Paper 1: Arithmetic, 30 minutes

Papers 2 and 3: Reasoning, 40 minutes per paper

Paper 1 will consist of fixed response questions, where children have to give correct answer to calculations. Papers 2 and 3 will involve a number of question types, including: multiple choice; true or false; and reasoning and explaining.

 

Results

You will be given your child’s raw score (the actual number of marks they get), alongside their scaled score and whether they have reached the expected standard set by the Department for Education.

The expected standard for each test, is a scaled score of 100 or more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sherwood Primary School

Sherwood Way, Fulwood,

Preston PR2 9GA

Main contact: Mrs J Maddock