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We're here to support you in helping your child learn to read at home and build a life-long love of reading

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Help your child learn to read with phonics

Home Learning Phonics - s, a, t, p

What is phonics?

A quick overview of what phonics is and how you can help your child practise at home

Advice about the Phonics Screening Check

What is the Phonics Screening Check?

Find out more about the government's Phonics Screening Check for Year 1 pupils and how you can help your child to prepare

Julia Donaldson's Songbirds

What resources are available to help my child learn phonics?

We have a huge range of materials including activity books, flashcards, and books to read together to help you support your child

Visit Oxford Owl

Oxford Owl

Oxford Owl

Free help and support

Oxford Owl is a FREE website built to support you with your child’s learning. You’ll find age-specific reading and maths tips and activities, free eBooks, and lots of fun ideas to really bring your child’s learning to life.

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Dinosaur Cove

Dinosaurs galore! The perfect website for any young dinosaur enthusiast

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Winnie the Witch

Abracadabra! Magic and mischief with Winnie and Wilbur, including Winnie's Looney Laundry game!



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The Flip Flop Club

The Flip-Flop Club

Lots of fun to be had, including top tips on how to customize your own flip flops!

Here be Monsters!

Here Be Monsters

Boxtrolls, cabbage heads, and plenty of cheese! Curious? Take a peek into the weird world of Ratbridge

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Oxford Owl

Games, activities, and downloads galore! Why not try dressing Oxford Owl in a new outfit?

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