Year 6 SAT's Tuition in Harrow

Tailored Maths & English revision and exam practice to help your child exceed their target

For over 16 years our year 6 SATs programme has been delivering exceptional results to our clients. The programme is expertly designed to provide your child with personal tutoring support to ensure that they are confident and are well equipped to perform to the best of their ability in their SATs exams.

Following an initial thorough individual assessment, we will identify the areas in which your child requires extra support and will customise a tutoring plan tailored to their individual needs.

We will then provide them with weekly personal support to address any knowledge gaps and will reinforce learning by providing weekly homework.

Progress is continuously monitored and tracked with weekly classwork and homework which is marked and monitored by us. Personal feedback is provided and is available at all times.

Course content

All teaching and exam materials are regularly updated to reflect any changes in the National Curriculum and during the course of the programme we will also ensure that your child is taught the exam and revision techniques required to perform well in all their exams.

Our programme thoroughly covers all the topic areas knowledge required both within the maths and English syllabus to achieve ‘greater depth’ thereby allowing your child the opportunity to exceed the national levels by the time they sit their exams.

Our year 6 SATs tutoring covers Mathematical Reasoning , Reading Comprehension, Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar. We will also cover writing skills with your child.

In addition to covering all the material thoroughly with your child we will also make sure that plenty of targeted exam practice is given so that they have the confidence to do well in the SATs exam and that they are familiar with the exam content and format.

Year 6 SAT's Timing and Exam Format

Exams are traditionally sat in May at the end of year 6 with the newly revamped SATs exams first introduced in 2016 with a more rigorous and testing syllabus.

Maths Exam Papers

Key Stage 2 Maths Paper 1: Arithmetic

This paper is 30 mins long. Typically, there are more than 30 questions set students need to be quick with mental calculations. The questions are of a fixed response nature, there is no multiple choice and topics covered can include decimals, long multiplication and division, square and cube numbers, calculating %’s and fractions.

Key Stage 2 Maths Papers 2 & 3: Mathematical Reasoning

These papers are 40mins long. Questions within the reasoning paper are much more varied in nature. Question types can include multiple choice and true false. Some questions will require students to show their method to obtain full marks and others may require drawing of charts or diagrams.

English Exam Papers

Key Stage 2 Reading

This test is primarily designed to test your child’s reading comprehension skills. It’s duration is 60 mins in total which includes reading time. The questions will be based on passages of texts which fiction or non-fiction could be.

There are also normally a wide range of question types. These can include open ended and short form answers, answers that require to find and copy appropriate words from the text, ranking and ordering the events in the story and being required to appropriately labelling parts of texts.

Key Stage 2 grammar, punctuation and spelling tests

This test is also sometime referred to as the ‘SPaG’ test. There are two parts to this test, a grammar and punctuation paper lasting 45 mins and a short aural spelling test of 20 words. The grammar and punctuation test will require children to either write a short form response or select the appropriate answers from a sentence or other options given.

Interpreting Results

Once the tests are completed, they are marked externally, and your child is given a scaled score. Scaled scores start at 80 with the target market set by the government at 100. If your child achieves 100 or more they have achieved the expected standard. The maximum score achievable is 120.

Benefits of the Achieve Year 6 SAT's course

Comprehensive Initial Assessment

A comprehensive initial assessment highlighting your child's existing strengths and weaknesses.

Targeted Learning Plan

A targeted learning plan focussing on your child's requirements with regular examination practice and revision.

Expert Personal Support

Expert personal support to ensure your child receives the support that they require.

Inspiring Confidence

Tutoring delivered to inspire confidence and help your child to exceed expectations.

Regular Weekly Homework

Regular weekly homework that is set, marked and monitored, with individual feedback.

Flexible Start Dates

Flexible start dates with free catch up lessons for any lessons that are missed.

Feedback Opportunities

Regular opportunities to discuss feedback at any time including personal meetings with the Centre Manager or Director.

Next Steps

Please feel free to contact us on 0208-204-9995 for any further information that you may require about our range of professional educational services, or to take advantage of a free no-obligation academic assessment or consultation please book here.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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