Key Stage 2
Our specialised home and online tutors can support your child with KS2. The key stage 2 years comprises between years 3 to 6 of primary school. These are otherwise called the junior years of primary schooling. Children are aged between 7 - 11 years.
At the end of year 2 in year 6, children complete a formal SATs test which tests their learning in KS2 Maths and English.
For English, children:
Build on their vocabulary
Write longer, varied and more detailed sentences with enhanced grammar which includes adjectives, verbs and adverbs, us of tenses etc. and also correcting punctuation.
Improve Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar (SPaG).
Explore figurative language
Develop an in-depth knowledge of text from different genres
Use their own ideas to expand their learning, being creative and editing their work..
For Maths, children:
Enhance their skills further based on their prior knowledge and learn/ develop a range of Maths concepts including fractions, decimals & percentages, conversions, time, 2D & 3D shapes, money, algebra etc.
For Science, children:
Learn basic biology, chemistry and physics in preparation for secondary school.
Perform experiments and ensure that their tests are reliable
Learn key scientific terms & enhance knowledge
This includes Geography, History, RE, PE, PSHE, music, a language (French, Arabic etc.) - studying a variety of subjects to help them to become well-rounded, knowledgable individuals.
At the end of KS2enf of Year 6), children sit a SATs examination which tests their knowledge within the core subjects: Maths, English & Sci