KS1 SATs in Year 2
In May, children will sit their KS1 in:
They will also be assessed by their teacher on science, writing, and speaking and listening. This however is known as the teacher assessment, and it is not an official score for the SATs or national assessments.
KS2 SATs in Year 6
In Year 6 SATs are a more formal process of testing, and children will sit KS2 SATs 2022 in:
- English Reading
- English Grammar
They will also be assessed by their teachers on subjects including speaking and listening, writing and, in some cases, science.
By using teacher assessment, schools and the government are able to judge a child’s performance in a subject over a longer period of time. This means that teachers are able to account for a child’s whole knowledge and ability in a subject, not just that which comes to the fore in a test environment.