Many children will take tests and exams in the later part of the Summer Term. You will find this newsletter very helpful in building up your child's confidence and spotting any areas where some extra help will be valuable. We know we have many home educators among our users and even if your children are not sitting formal tests, now is still an excellent time to review the year's work- please see below for some suggestions. You will also find a range of general revision and preparation tips which can be used for any subject. rewrite
Help with tests and exams You can help your child approach tests and exams with confidence and without putting on undue pressure. Take a look at the advice in the pages listed below.
KS1 SATS type papers These papers will guide your children as to what to expect when doing a timed test, and build confidence through practice. Remember that knowing spellings, grammar, tables and the four rules of number will all help pupils approach these papers with confidence.
KS2 SATS type papers These papers help to extend and elaborate on the principles and formats used in actual SATS papers. Working through these together can help to improve imagination,reinforce maths and English principles and elaborate on the work done in school.
SATS resources We have a wide range of different types of SATS resources on the site - this is just a sample. You will find many more by browsing on the site so do take a look. Although the format of the SATS papers frequently changes, the principles remain the same, so these papers are still valuable for revision.
11+ and Common Entrance The entry to a new school is always a challenging time for both parents and pupils. There are so many decisions as to which type of school is best for your child. Using some of these papers will help you have an idea of the level at which your child is working.