English Martyrs Catholic

Primary School

A Learning Community in Christ

Our current learning

Year 6 Yearly Overview

The year overview below gives you an outline of what topics and themes we will be covering across the year within Year 6. Please be aware that this outline is flexible so that we can respond to the children's interests and opportunities that come up through the year.  Changes may be made so that we can give the children the best possible learning opportunities.


 SATs information 2023


Tuesday 9th May 2023 – Grammar, Punctuation & Spelling – Paper 1 and Paper 2


Wednesday 10th May 2023 – English Reading Paper


Thursday 11th May 2023 - Maths Paper 1 (Arithmetic)

                                            Maths Paper 2 (Reasoning)


Friday 12th May 2023 -     Maths Paper 3 (Reasoning)


The KS2 Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling (GPaS) SATs:

There is a 20 word aural spelling test which should last around 15 minutes.
There is also a written element which consists of an English grammar and punctuation paper, which will last for 45 minutes.

The KS2 Reading SATs:

This is one paper, with questions that are based on 3 different passages of text. Pupils will have 1 hour to complete the paper.

The KS2 Maths SATs:

There will be 3 mathematics papers.
Paper 1 is an arithmetic paper which will last for 30 minutes.
Papers 2 and 3 are reasoning papers which will last for 40 minutes each.