Read, Write, Inc – Phonics Schemes
At Burnhope Primary School, phonics is taught through the use of the Read, Write, Inc. (RWI) Programme. Children are assessed regularly, and grouped according to the sounds they know, and their level of fluency. If you would like to know more, then please download the presentation which explains how phonics is taught throughout the school as well as useful tips and advice on how you can help at home.
At Burnhope Primary School we use a range of reading schemes to provide a breadth of different types of book.
Books are banded according to the book band colours. Books used include those from:
The children have access to a programme called Bug Club. By logging on to their accounts, children can read and listen to books that are on their reading book band. They will be prompted to answer questions about what they are reading, and feedback is sent to your child’s teacher. Please contact your child’s class teacher if you would like any further information.
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