End of year expectations - our English Learning Goals
By the end of the year, I aim to be able to...
Click here for help with spellings and spelling bee lists to practise at home.
Reading and Phonics
At St James' we use a range of phonic and reading schemes chosen for their appropriateness to the needs of our children as they make their journey through the foundation stage, key stage 1 and key stage 2. In line with the 2014 National Curriculum we have reorganised our Home Reading Book Bands. Click here for your handy book band list.
Letters and Sounds supported by Jolly Phonics
|Read, Write Inc. Phonics||Rigby Star Phonics|
|Phonics Bug Club|
|PM Starter Books||GR: Rigby Star/Quest||Lighthouse (Ginn)|
|Rigby Rocket||Pocket Books: Tales/Sci-fi/Facts (Ginn)||Lightning (Ginn)|
|Oxford Reading Tree||Collins Big Cat||Engage Literacy|
GR: Pelican Guided Reading and Writing
|GR: Rigby Navigator||GR: Whole texts|
|Wellington Square||Read, Write Inc (Ruth Miskin)|
|Wolf Hill||Fuzz Buzz|