In Key Stage 1 and 2 children follow the Read Write Inc. phonics and spelling programs.
Read Write Inc.
Read Write Inc. Phonics is a complete literacy programme, for 3 to 8 year-olds learning to read and write. Although reading is taught using synthetic phonics, the programme is so much more than that. It covers all of the new National Curriculum requirements for language and literacy.
In Nursery, children learn the first 30 sounds in short daily sessions.
In Reception all children:
By the end of Year 2 all children are accurate and speedy readers.
Read Write Inc. Spelling gets every child spelling effortlessly. It is a stand-alone programme for children in Years 2 to Years 6.
Read Write Inc. Spelling:
Other Reading Schemes
The school also uses the Project X reading scheme (OUP) and the oxford reading tree scheme.
The following spelling word lists come directly from the new curriculum spelling appendixes and are in addition to weekly spellings.