Bug Club is a fantastic resource that helps children in KS1 and EYFS to consolidate their phonics knowledge as well as building in comprehension skills. This is a resource that is used frequently within school. Whenever we talk about the programme, the children are very eager and engaged to share their understanding of it. From a scan of diaries within school, it is fantastic to see that some children are accessing their resource at home and recording it in their diary. For this, I would like to thank you for your support.
The NSPCC has released a guide for parent on how to keep your child safe online. The aim of the guide is to make parents 'Share Aware' (understanding what information is safe to share online). The guide is separated into four sections:
We would like to direct you towards a potential resource to use at home to support reading and spelling within KS1.
The Twinkl phonics App is designed to support children in developing some of the key skills taught in Phases 1-5 of the DfES Letters and Sounds Document. Activities are presented in a fun, child friendly way (with lovely twinkl artwork) and covers the following:
Last week, a letter went out through ParentMail or as a paper copy relating to our new handwriting scheme, Letter Join. This scheme can be accessed at home, as detailed in the letter. More information regarding the scheme can be found here. If you are unsure about how to login or do not have the details, please contact a member of staff.