Year 2 SATs Support 2023
|May 2023||Key stage 1 test period|
KS1 Maths SATs
The KS1 Maths SATs is made up of two papers:
• Paper 1 is an arithmetic test which should take around 15 minutes. It will consist of 25 marks.
• Paper 2 involves reasoning, problem solving and mathematical fluency. This paper has 35 marks available and will last for approximately 35 minutes. It will contain a variety of question types including multiple choice, matching and method explanations.
KS1 Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar (SPaG) SATs
Paper 1 is a 20 word spelling test worth 20 marks which should take roughly 15 minutes
Paper 2 is a punctuation, grammar and vocabulary test. It comes in two sections of around 10 minutes each, and the paper is worth 20 marks.
KS1 Reading SATs
Paper 1 consists of a variety of texts totalling 400 to 700 words with questions dotted throughout.
Paper 2 consists of a reading booklet containing different passages. These will total 800 to 1100 words.
Each paper for the KS1 Reading SATs is worth 50% of the available marks and should take up to 30 minutes. The texts covered in the tests cover a wide range of fiction, non-fiction and poetry. Pupils will face a variety of questions including multiple choice, matching, and open-ended answers.
KS1 English Resources
Please click on the picture link to find English resources to support your child's learning in school.
KS1 Maths Resources
Please click on the picture link to find Maths resources to support your child's learning in school.
If you wish to know how best to support your child at home please speak to your child's teacher.