Overview of Curriculum Areas

Reading & Spelling


Phonics (the sounds made by letters or groups of letters) and early spelling is taught in Key Stage 1 using resources and progression from 'Letters and Sounds'

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As pupils move further up the school 'No Nonsense Spelling' is used to structure for development of skills and knowledge of spelling patterns and rules.


The teaching of early reading is supported using books from Oxford Reading Tree. supplemented by a range of other texts, with pupils moving onto a free choice of reading materials as their skills and comprehension progresses.