If you've come to this page looking for support on English - there are links (to the left of the page) to some useful Phonics videos and also some handwriting videos to help you understand the techniques we adopt in school.

Every child gets given a Home School Book in order to Organise weekly reading which also has a log of Home Reading where parents or family members can record any reading completed out of school. To see outstanding examples of how these might look please click on the links immediately below.


Key Stage 1 Home Book example
 

Upper Key Stage 2 Home Book example

 

Following on from World Book Day where we had a Roald Dahl theme - there is an excellent article by Michael Rosen on the BBC Website

"Why is a dose of Roald Dahl so good for my kids?"

 

The National Literacy Trust: Children and Young People’s Reading in 2014/OECD Reading for Change