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## What papers are in Year 6 SATs?

What SATs papers do children take in Year 6?

- English Spag Paper 1 (short answer questions)
- English Spag Paper 2 (spelling test)
- English Reading Paper.
- Mathematics Arithmetic (Paper 1)
- Mathematics Reasoning (Paper 2)
- Mathematics Reasoning (Paper 3)

### What are the maths SATs papers out of?

Maths is between 56 and 60 marks out of 110 in total over all 3 papers. Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling (GPS or SPaG) is 35 to 40 marks out of 70 over both papers.

**What is the maximum score for 11+?**

Scores for the 11 Plus exam are standardised scores, meaning the national average is around 100. The average for some areas can be as high as 111. The lowest score will be around 69 or 70 and the highest score is usually 140 or 141.

**What is the average SATs score for Year 6?**

101-119 – Any score above 100 (including 120) means that a child has exceeded the expected standard in the test. 100 – This is the expected standard for children (and essentially means a ‘pass’). 80-99 – Any child that is awarded a scaled score of 99 or below has not met the expected standard in their KS2 SATs.

## What are the Year 6 Maths SATs papers (KS2)?

The Year 6 Maths SATs papers (KS2) will help children revise for their Maths SATs test, which consists of 3 papers: For more detailed information, please read the sections below… Year 6 children sit three Maths SATs papers.

### How can I Revise for Year 6 SATs?

How can you use free SATs papers to revise for Year 6 SATs? Using past KS2 SATs papers are a good way to quickly determine which areas of maths your child already understands, and which areas require further revision. You can use the mark scheme included to help.

**How many Maths papers do you need for the SAT?**

SATs in the UK require children to take three Maths papers, as follows: Paper 1 – Arithmetic (30 minutes) The first paper is a form of arithmetic test for Year 6 students and it is worth 40 marks.

**How can I help my child prepare for the KS2 SATs?**

There are tons of free resources online to help your child start revising for the KS2 Year 6 SATs. BBC Bitesize has launched a series of catch up lessons for Year 6 primary school students, in the aim of helping them to get back on track.