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Key Stage 2 - 2018 English SATs Papers

Key Stage 2 - 2018 English SATs Papers
Help your child prepare for the Year 6 English SATs, taken at the end of Key Stage 2, with some revision and at-home practice. These complete 2018 Y6 SATs past papers are the official past papers from the Department for Education, used in schools.
Keystage:  KS2, Year 6

These 2018 KS2 English SATs papers will help your child with their SATs revision and help them to practise at home and approach their SATs with confidence.

These are "new-style" SATs papers, introduced in May 2016 and reflecting the current National Curriculum.

This pack includes:

  • Grammar, punctuation and spelling Paper 1: questions
  • Grammar punctuation and spelling Paper 2 administration instructions, including a transcript of the spelling words to read out
  • Grammar, punctuation and spelling Paper 2: spelling
  • English Reading Paper 1: Reading answer booklet

For copyright reasons the Reading Booklet for the KS2 English 2018 SATs exam should be downloaded directly from the DfE website.

All the other test papers have been merged into one easy download for you.

You can also download the answers and marking scheme for the English grammar, punctuation and spelling test or the mark scheme for the English reading test so you can look through your child's work and compare it with what teachers and examiners are looking for.

To understand how to use the KS2 English past papers at home most effectively, read our step-by-step guide to administering and marking KS2 English SATs practice tests at home.

You can also read up-to-date advice about KS2 SATs, find out more about the grammar, punctuation and spelling part of the test and look through all our KS2 SATs-preparation advice to help you support your child at home.

For information about SATs for Y2 children look through our KS1 SATs information.

Free KS2 SATs past papers to download

To download more KS2 SATs official past papers, browse through our free Year 6 SATs maths and English past papers.

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