The school uses the Primary Strategy when teaching literacy skills. Our aim is always to encourage children to be confident readers and writers and to develop a love of language through speaking, listening, reading and writing activities across the curriculum.

You can find further information about the literacy programme at the following links.


EYFS Literacy

Year 1 & 2 Literacy 

Year 3 & 4 Literacy 

Year 5 & 6 Literacy 

The school will use a range of methods for assessing your child’s progress in reading and writing, by use of tests, ongoing assessment and 1:1 or group work with the teacher. If you are worried about your child’s progress please talk to your child’s class teacher.