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Prepare for KS2 SATs like a pro: Your 5 step holiday plan

With Easter approaching, here is all the advice you need for Year 6 teachers and pupils to ensure a positive and stress-free start to KS2 SATs preparation.

By That Boy Can Teach

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Get to grips with KS2 Maths problem solving: The Ultimate Guide...

Are your KS2 Maths pupils struggling with problem solving? Here are the key problem solving and reasoning techniques to try, all aligned to Ofsted strategies.

By John Dabell

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KS2 SATs preparation roundup 2017: 13 best free Maths resources

Primary teacher@MrBeeTeach rounds up the best free KS2 SATs resources, assessments practice papers, tests and sample questions to support your Year 6 in Maths.

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Make Year 6 wellbeing and mental health a priority

It is widely understood that positive health and wellbeing – including mental health – contribute to a child’s ability to flourish, thrive and achieve. Find out how to ensure your Year 6 make the most of their final primary year.

By Sophie Bessemer

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75 KS2 SATs questions on place value, fractions, addition and subtraction

3 newly created free downloadable KS2 SATs Maths Tests, each focused on a specific strand of the curriculum, following the same style of questions as in the National Assessments

By Wendy Liu

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Why your KS2 SATs interventions should not start in Y6

When a primary school receives good KS2 SATs results in Maths, the whole school celebrates. However, it is not uncommon for Year 6 teachers to feel a pressure that teachers in other year groups don't.

By That Boy Can Teach

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Help! I’m New to Year 6! Countdown to the 2017 SATs

Find out exactly what it takes to be a Year 6 primary teacher, and how to prepare pupils for KS2 SATs with expert tips from Headteacher Gaz Needle and the ‘Year 6 Avengers’.

By Gaz Needle

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How to use bar models to ace the 4 operations and word problems

How to use bar models for addition, subtraction, multiplication, division in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 Maths, and for word problems in KS2 SATs.

By Pete Richardson

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15 insights from the KS2 SATs results to change how you teach Maths

Use these 15 key insights from the Key Stage 2 SATs Results 2016 question level analysis to help your Year 6 Maths SATs preparation and KS2 revision in 2017.

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SATs booster resource: Year 6 Maths Catch-up & Revision Guide 2017

Ensure your Y6 pupils reach expected standard in the 2017 KS2 Maths SATs with a clear revision plan for plugging misconceptions and activities for Reasoning and Arithmetic

By Sophie Bessemer

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