Key stage 1 and 2: prepare for the mathematics tests

Guidance for teachers about how to prepare for the national curriculum mathematics tests.

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This guidance provides information about how to prepare for the key stages 1 and 2 mathematics tests from 2017.

It includes equipment lists and advice on answering particular types of question.

Published 21 November 2016
Last updated 22 November 2016 + show all updates
  1. Amendment to sum in reversed number sentence example for KS2
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