In Early Years and Key Stage One, children learn to read and spell through the Read Write Inc programme. Further details of the Read Write Inc programme for parents can be found at
where tutorial videos are available for parents to support their children’s reading at home.
In Key Stage Two daily guided reading sessions take place which focus on comprehension within a range of different texts.
Spelling, Punctuation, Grammar and Handwriting is taught within English lessons across a range of fiction and non-fiction genres. Writing is taught through the Talk4Writing programme developed by the author Pie Corbett. This gives the children the chance to learn stories, become story tellers themselves and grow into inspired story writers. Further information can be found at