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Upton Cross Primary School

PHONICS AND READING 

Read Write Inc (RWI) is a literacy programme used at the earlier stages of reading and writing. It supports children to become fluent readers, confident speakers and willing writers. Children receive structured phonics daily and are grouped by ability so that they learn rapidly at the right level. For more information please visit;

 

Phonics Check Sheet (click here)

Ruth Miskin Training (click here)

 

Bug Club

Bug Club provides additional support for those children at the earlier stages of reading. It reinforces children’s individual learning of phonics at an appropriate level with print and eBooks that can be accessed at home with your child’s school log in. If you require more information or support please ask your child’s class teacher or a member of SLT.

Please visit: https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk

 

Book Corner Winners 

Classes were asked to create book corners with the best book corners from each site receiving a reading related prize. We had help from some of our governors to judge the book corners, we have 3 winners from each site. Please see the winning book corners below.

Kirton/Orwell Road Winners

Laurel Class - 1st prize

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nursery - 2nd prize 

Spruce Class - 3rd prize 

 

Churston Avenue Winners 

Mulberry Class - 1st prize 

Fig Class - 2nd prize 

Damson Class - 3rd prize