‘The more that you READ the more things you will KNOW the more that you LEARN the more places you will go. ‘ Dr Seuss
At Ann Edwards we recognise the need to teach pupils to speak and write fluently so that they can communicate their ideas and emotions to others and through their reading and listening, others can communicate with them.
The policy is based on the aims and objectives set out in the 2014 National Curriculum.
The overarching aim for Literacy in our school is to ensure that:-
High standards of language and literacy are promoted by equipping pupils with a strong command of the spoken and written word, and to develop their love of literature through widespread reading for enjoyment.
The national curriculum for English aims to ensure that all pupils:
writing and spoken language
"We use the DfE programme 'Letters and Sounds' along with 'Jolly Phonics' for the actions and rhymes. We use 'PhonicsPlay' website for interactive resources which the parents can use access certain resources on it for free"