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Year 6 SATs Preparations

So, what does SATs preparation look like at LBJS?

Year 6 putting our fabulous Secret Reading Garden to good use...

"The best thing is that they (the staff at LBJS) never stop believing in you." Jenna

"When you are with your friends it's really fun to study together." Natalie

"Every morning we do a Secure in Six and it's very helpful for the arithmetic tests and the Year Six teachers are extremely supportive throughout the SATs build up." Sophie

"If you put the effort in, you'll achieve anything, if you don't, you won't" Olivia

"In Year 5 I was quite nervous about SATs, but now the time has come I am very confident thanks to the support that LBJS gives.  The staff made me feel very secure and they have done everything they can do.  Doing revision in the reading garden is definitely one of my favourite ways to revise. I LOVE Year 6!"  Lottie

"Secure in Six is one of the best tools to help you with arithmetic. Do it and you will have nothing to worry about, you will be fine!"  Jack

 

"Although SATs can be nerve-racking, it's also very exciting to have the independence to learn new things that the teachers haven't taught you yet."  Daniel

"Although I was worried about SATs at the start of the year, all the revision we have been doing has me confident that I will do really well."  Lucas

"What makes me feel good about SATs, is the help and support that everyone has given me."  Isabelle

"I've really enjoyed the chance to revise the things that have confused me and now I feel epic!" Michelle

"SATs is nothing to worry about.  Just take life by the pencil and do what you normally "wood"  Lennon

"SATs are can be stressful, but revising is the calmest thing and the funniest thing EVER!" Emilia

"The more revision you do, the easier it is." Annalise

"If you've tried your absolute best in revision, you've undoubtedly bossed SATs!" Noah

"Don't worry SATs are easy.  When revising, don't cram Year 6 every single day.  Do some when you want. Don't worry!" Fran

"If it wasn't for SATs I wouldn't have learnt what I have. Tests are great!" Neil

"Revise to succeed and don't stress." Finn

"The CGP study books we were given have helped a lot.  They improve your SPAG, maths and English. Also, have a great sense of humour!" Harry.

"Even though revision seems like lots of work, I find it a useful thing to do in my spare time." Millie

"Revision may be annoying when you do it, but it pays off in the end." Hazel

"Our favourite thing is the support from the teachers in revision groups." Ethan and Ollie

 

"This week has helped me a lot.  The test we did really helped and pictured what I could really get in my SATs.  Secure in Six has really helped too.  There is nothing to worry about." Ruby

"We have all worked really hard and now we are ready for our SATs...Bring it on!" Amelie

"Doing some revision each day keeps the low scores away!"  Amelia

"Keep calm and keep trying! Use the 'unforgiving minute' to study, little but often.  I promise that you will be okay.  Remember, no-one is perfect!" Daisy

"Year 6 preparation for SATs was awesome.  It improved everybody's scores on the preparation tests we did the week before SATs arrived.  Year 6 is awesome!" Polly 

"I enjoy revising because you can relax with your friends whilst still learning."  Bethany

"When you're working with your friend, listening to what they say helps you a lot and it's fun." Rosie

"At the start of September I was worried, but now I am excited and happy to go through this experience." Adam

"In September I was petrified, but now I'm prepared and ready." Matthew

"At the start of September I was having nightmares about SATs, but now I feel almost excited about them. Because of the teachers, I feel ready for anything!" Joe

"Working with my friends helped.  We all knew what we needed to work on and we had a laugh whilst doing it." Sean

"Secure in Six has helped me with arithmetic and I'm going to continue getting 40/40." Kian

Team Year 6 would like to wish ALL of our wonderful Year 6 pupils the very best of luck next week.  The amount of hard work you have put in has impressed us immensely
But remember this ...

SATs are just tests for Maths and English.  They don't show how kind, funny, creative or quirky you are - and all those times need to be celebrated!  Your value and worth is much greater than your SATs results.