Make sure to watch this BBC series on civilizations.
The blog below by David Leighton of THIRD SPACE LEARNING follow individual SATs questions from conception (by the experts) to completion (by Year 6 pupils).
It is an interesting read which all primary school teachers, parents and other interested bodies should have a read of.
The Secret Life of SATs Papers --->
Download English Reading Paper test framework here --->
Download Mathematics Paper test framework here --->
Download English grammar, punctuation and spelling paper framework here --->
Download 2016 KS2 science sampling framework here --->
World Book Day is on 1 March 2018. Visit the WBD website for plenty of ideas and resources to mark the day.
Michael Tidd has published links in his blog to the STA updated guidance on writing moderation rules.
Access the training slides and the moderation training packs for Key Stage 1 and Key stage 2 here:
Michael Tidd blog --->
There are good quality free resources for teaching spelling, grammar, maths, science and more on the web link below:
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning website has listed twenty YouTube channels to help with maths teaching. This will be a great help in the new term.
You can view them on the link below:
Download key dates calendar of testing for Key Stage 1 and key Stage 2 for the 2017 - 2018 academic year on the link below:
Visit the Standard and Testing Agency (STA) website for information on:
Download a copy of 2017 - 2018 Teacher Assessment framework for the end of Key Stage 2 below.
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