Key Stage 2 SATs Support 2019

Date Activity
Monday 13 May 2019 English grammar, punctuation and spelling papers 1 and 2
Tuesday 14 May 2019 English reading
Wednesday 15 May 2019 Mathematics papers 1 and 2
Thursday 16 May 2019 Mathematics paper 3


There is no science sampling for the 2018/19 academic year.

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Information for Parents - National Curriculum Tests (SATs) at Key Stage 2

Reading SATs Paper

This consists of one paper with questions that are based on 3 passages of text. Pupils get 1 hour to complete the paper and will be answering many different question types including labelling, ranking and open-ended responses.

Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar (SPaG) SATs Paper

The written element of the SPaG SATs consists of a grammar and punctuation paper which lasts for 45 minutes.

There is also a 20 word aural spelling test which lasts around 15 minutes.

Maths SATs Papers

Paper 1 is the arithmetic paper which will last for 30 minutes. It will contain fixed response questions where children have to give the correct answers to calculations.

Papers 2 and 3 will involve a wider range of question types including multiple choice, true or false and reasoning based. Both papers will last 40 minutes each.

Revision Websites

Please access the resources below.


BBC Bitesize - KS2 English


BBC Bitesize - KS2 Maths


Mr P's Vidamins