English/Literacy

Supporting your children to become happy readers

Reading skills

Phonics

Phonics

Phonics is the starting point on a child’s reading journey, and forms a vital base from which to build.

Fluency and comprehension

Fluency and comprehension

Comprehension is a pivotal part of the reading process for a child, and is what makes reading useful.

language and vocabulary

Language and vocabulary

Language unlocks the world of reading for children, and helps them make progress.

Reading practice

Phonics

Phonics reading books

Carefully-matched decodable phonics reading books.

Levelled reading

Levelled reading

Levelled reading presents children with the right amount of challenge and a diverse range of engaging books.

Independent Reading

Independent reading

Independent reading helps children to build fluency and become self-reliant readers.

Guided reading

Guided reading

Guided reading gives teachers the chance to work closely with students, tailoring the level of the text to their needs.

Other literacy support

Read Write Inc. Literacy and Language grammar teaching

Literacy and Language

Create lifelong readers and writers with great comprehension skills. Read Write Inc. Literacy and Language for Years 2 – 6 (P3-P7).

Read Write Inc. Spelling

Spelling

Embed impressive spelling skills in just 15 minutes a day. Read Write Inc. Spelling for Years 2 – 6 (P3-P7).

Nelson Handwriting

Nelson Handwriting

Whole-school handwriting to meet the higher expectations (Reception–Year 6/P1–7)

Nelson Grammar

Nelson Grammar

Master grammar skills and meet the higher expectations (Years 1-6/P2-7)

Nelson Spelling

Nelson Spelling

The essential course for success in spelling (Reception – Year 6/P1–7)

Big Writing Adventures grammar teaching

Big Writing Adventures

An exciting new whole-school writing programme that puts purpose and audience at the heart of learning