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What is phonics?

The following video explains what the National Curriculum says about learning to read, why learning to read and spell in English is more difficult than in other languages, and how phonics can help your child to read and write. Please click here.


Read Write Inc

rwi-handwritingletter formation

Children are encouraged to say these rhymes as they form their letters.

sound chart

Year 1 phonics screening check.

At the end of Year 1, children will take part in a phonic screening check which is designed to assess reading ability. The folowing video explains how the check is carried out within schools. Please click here.

We play lots of different phonic games in class. Picnic on Pluto is a particular favourite of ours! Click on the image below to play the game.


picnic on pluto
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