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2006 Key Stage 2 English SATs Reading Answer Booklet (filename "ks2-english-2006-reading-answer-booklet.pdf") includes:

Page Marks 5 ENGLISH 7 9 11 13 KEY STAGE 2 2006 15 Total LEVELS READING 3–5 Borderline check (whole subject) Reading Answer Booklet Heart Beat First Name Last Name School Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Instructions Questions and Answers In this booklet, there are different types of question for you to answer in different ways. The space for your answer shows you what type of writing is needed. ● short answers Some questions are followed by a short line or box. This shows that you need only write a word or phrase in your answer. ● several line answers Some questions are followed by a few lines. This gives you space to write more words or a sentence or two. ● longer answers Some questions are followed by a large box. This shows that a longer, more detailed answer is needed to explain your opinion. You can write in full sentences if you want to. ● other answers For some questions you need do no writing at all and you should tick, draw lines to, or put a ring around your answer. Read the instructions carefully so that you know how to answer the question. Marks The number under each box at the side of the page tells you the maximum number of marks for each question. Please wait until you are told to start work on page 4. You should work through the booklet until you are asked to stop, referring to your reading booklet when you need to. When a question includes a page reference, you should refer to the text on that page to help you with your answer. You will have 45 minutes for this test. Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 3 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk SECTION 1 These questions are about Evelyn Glennie – a short biography (pages 4 and 5). 1. Which of these instruments did Evelyn learn as a child? Ring one. 1 flute recorder guitar violin 1 mark 2. This table shows the dates of some important events in Evelyn’s life. Fill in the three gaps. Date Event 1965 1977 Went to secondary school Went to the Royal Academy of Music 1984 Completed studies 2 Won Young Musician of the Year 2 marks 3. On pages 4 and 5, it says that Evelyn was the first person to do two things. 3 Find one of them: 1 mark Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 4 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Evelyn Glennie – a short biography 4. The writer of pages 4 and 5 used descriptions such as unusually gifted to describe Evelyn. a) Find and copy two other words or phrases showing that Evelyn had a special gift. ● unusually gifted ● 4a ● 2 marks b) What is the effect of using these descriptions? Tick one. to give the idea that Evelyn was very lucky to show how talented Evelyn was to describe Evelyn’s difficulties 4b to reveal Evelyn’s opinion 1 mark 5. What is the purpose of the list on page 5? Tick one. to explain the information on pages 4 and 5 to repeat the main events in Evelyn’s life to introduce the information on pages 6 and 7 5 to summarise Evelyn’s achievements 1 mark Total Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 5 please turn over http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk8 marks SECTION 2 These questions are about Evelyn Glennie – autobiography (pages 6 and 7). 6. Mr Forbes taught Evelyn to develop her senses. For what other reasons is Mr Forbes important in Evelyn’s life? 6 2 marks 7. The percussion room made a big impression on Evelyn the first time she saw it. What do you think her thoughts were as she looked around? Write her thoughts in this bubble. 7 2 marks Evelyn Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 6 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Evelyn Glennie – autobiography 8. When Evelyn lifted the sticks, she played with no stiffness or awkwardness. What did this show? 8 1 mark 9. When Evelyn performs she often takes off her shoes. Why? 9 1 mark 10. What do you think Evelyn meant by a seed growing in your heart? 10 1 mark 11. Evelyn’s autobiography is called Good Vibrations. Why is this a good title for her book? 11 2 marks Total Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 7 please turn over http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk9 marks Evelyn Glennie – autobiography 12. Each of the paragraphs on pages 6 and 7 tells us different things about Evelyn’s life. Label each arrow with the correct letter. A – paragraph explaining how Evelyn can sense music B – paragraph telling you how Evelyn discovered her talent for percussion C – paragraph explaining how emotions play a part in music 12 1 mark 13. Why do you think many people admire Evelyn Glennie? 13 3 marks Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 8 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Evelyn Glennie – autobiography 14. Using what you have read, which three of the following are features of autobiographies? Tick three. written in the first person include the writer’s thoughts and feelings include conversation written in the present tense give the author’s life story 14 are in note form 2 marks SECTION 3 Drumming Around the World These questions are about the information in Drumming Around the World (pages 8 and 9). 15. Why are ‘talking drums’ important in West Africa? Ring one. conveying important information developing emotions making rich metallic sounds playing rock music 15 1 mark 16. What is the purpose of the sub-headings on pages 8 and 9? 16 1 mark Total Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 9 please turn over http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk8 marks Drumming Around the World 17. a) Complete the table using the information on pages 8 and 9. Some of the information has been filled in for you. How drum is played kalangu Sound of drum Uses of drum press strings for entertainment steel drum ghatam 17a a variety of tones 3 marks b) This table has no heading in the first column. What would be a good heading for that column? 17b 1 mark 18. Draw lines to match the boxes to show how different cymbals are played. tap rhythmically crash cymbals play with single hard strokes ride cymbals 18 hi-hat clash together with pedal 1 mark Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 10 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Drumming Around the World 19. Which instruments make up a typical drum kit on page 9? Tick four. large oil drum tom-toms cymbals bass drum 19 pans snare drum 2 marks large clay pot 20. Which of the drums below would you like to try? Tick one. kalangu ghatam Explain why you have chosen this drum, using information from pages 8 and 9 in your answer. 20 1 mark 21. What is the main purpose of the text on pages 8 and 9? Tick one. to give information about four new types of drum to show the variety of drums worldwide to demonstrate how easy drumming is 21 to persuade you to try drumming 1 mark Total Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 11 please turn over http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk9 marks SECTION 4 These questions are about Could You be a Drummer? (pages 10 and 11). 22. This text has been written for a certain type of reader. Who? Tick one. young people parents of teenagers experienced drummers 22 nursery children 1 mark 23. a) In the box below, underline two words that Peter uses to show that Drumming is great fun. You sit at the back of the orchestra, surrounded by exciting kit, having a fantastic time bashing everything in sight. But it isn’t 23a all that easy. You have to hit the right drum at the right time and at the right loudness. b) c) 1 mark 23b Apart from Peter, which of the other speakers on these pages also emphasises the enjoyment of playing music? 1 mark Find and copy the sentence that shows the enjoyment of this speaker. 23c 1 mark Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 12 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Could You be a Drummer? 24. Jez Kamal says that Drumming is not for anyone who likes a quiet life. What does he mean by this? 24 2 marks 25. In Lara’s comments, the word ‘NOW’ is in capital letters. Why? 25 2 marks 26. Each of the people on pages 10 and 11 talks about different abilities needed for playing their instruments. Draw lines to match each person to the abilities they talk about. enjoyment of loud noise Peter Hunter Pinto Wells sense of timing and rhythm Jez Kamal strength 26 1 mark Lara Brook agility / being lively / quick Total Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 13 please turn over http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk9 marks Could You be a Drummer? 27. Lara describes what she has to do when she is playing. Draw lines to match each instrument to the pictures to show whether Lara uses her hands or feet. One has been done for you. Draw four more lines. side drum bass drum 27 timpani 1 mark cymbals tubular bells 28. a) Lara plays a great many instruments. 28a How many instruments does she mention? 1 mark b) Find and copy the phrase that makes it clear that Lara sometimes finds her task difficult to do. 28b 1 mark Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 14 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk SECTION 5 These questions are about the whole booklet. 29. Each of the texts in this booklet looks at the subject of drumming, but in different ways. Which text might inspire someone to take up drumming? Tick one. Evelyn Glennie [pages 4–7] Drumming Around the World [pages 8–9] Could You be a Drummer? [pages 10–11] Explain why it might inspire someone. 29 3 marks 30. Sentences have been left out of three of the texts you have read. Draw lines to match each sentence to the text you think it came from. You need strong but nimble fingers. Evelyn Glennie – autobiography Fortunately, nothing in life bothers me too much. I always think things will work out … Drumming Around the World 1 mark Could You be a Drummer? Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 30 Two main drums are used in Cuba: the conga and the bongo. 15 Total http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk7 marks © Qualifications and Curriculum Authority 2006 QCA, 83 Piccadilly, London W1J 8QA Order refs: QCA/06/1903 (pupil pack) QCA/06/1900 (mark schemes pack) Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk269993