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EducationCity English Content to Help Your Students with Their SATs

With the 2018 National Curriculum Tests (SATs) starting next month, we’d like to lend a helping hand and give you some support in helping your Year 6 students gain confidence for the test in English…

EducationCity English Content to Help Your Students with Their SATs

Today, we’re going to focus on English content, so to help out, we’ve put together a fantastic list of KS1 and KS2 (or your region’s equivalent) Activities on EducationCity, that’ll be great for supporting the learning of Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar.

So, let’s take a look at the Activities…

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KS1English Content

Spelling in the Drizzle: #28218 – Order the sounds in the spoken words and then spell them. Children apply different spelling rules, deciding which letters to use for the sounds.

Stig’s Spelling Wall: #27571 – Learn to spell a selection of common exception words by selecting the correct spellings and dragging letters to form words.

Moon Mission: #148 – Explore spelling patterns of consonants when a suffix is added.

Slam Dunk: #17 – Spelling high frequency words ‘a’ to ‘f’.

Grammar Street: #26673 – To compose sentences using the correct grammar and punctuation.

Amazing Punctuation: #25690 - Punctuate simple sentences with full stops, exclamation marks and question marks.

KS2English Content

Words Win Prizes: #102 – Spell words with common prefixes.

Cave Escape: #731 – Spelling words with unstressed vowels.

Rapid Rounders: #1843 – To mark direct speech using speech marks and commas where required.

Force Field: #180 – Match punctuation marks to their definitions.

River Deep: #757 – Practise using commas to mark grammatical boundaries within sentences with prompts to help.

Safari, So Good: #32813 - Understand how a colon is used to punctuate a list within a sentence.


Be sure to visit the GOV.UK website, where you’ll find a National Curriculum Assessments Calendar, which includes important dates and deadlines to help with your SATS preparation planning.

We have a great pack to help you out too! Take a look at the English SATS Preparation Lesson Plans Resource Pack for further lesson inspiration.

Don’t have EducationCity in your school and would like to take a look at the English content mentioned? Start your free trial today by calling +44 (0)1572 725080 or using the form.


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