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Please join us for the Y6 Guard of Honour on Friday at 3pm on the KS2 playground. Break a leg to all the Brayton's Got Talent finalists - we are looking forward to a good show on Friday afternoon. Thank you for all your report reply slips - we are very proud of our children and hope you are too.

KS2 Writing

There is no formal test for writing, your children will have worked hard all year and are already improving their skills. They will receive a teacher assessment that will be a score for the work they have done all year.
 
These are the age related standards the children are expected to achieve.
 

These are the words the children are expected to be able to read and spell correctly.
 

This is an example of a piece of 'age related' writing.
 

Greater Depth in Writing
 
 

How can you help?

  • Please ‘drum home’ the importance of capital letters and full-stops.
  • Keep practising spellings on weekly basis – the new LSCWC method is bespoke to your child and focuses on their weakness in particular.
  • Encourage your children to learn new vocabulary.
  • Practise handwriting if needed.
  • Value their homework – is it their best writing?
  • Use standard English.
  • Read, read, read, read and read some more with your child. It's vital.