Curriculum Overview
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Curriculum Overview

Phonics & Reading

At St Philip’s RC Primary School we help your child to get ready for learning to read and write using phonics by developing their understanding that spoken words are made up of different sounds. Your child will take part in a high-quality phonics session every day in Nursery, Reception and Year 1 and 3-4 times a week in Year 2. These sessions are active and fun-filled with an emphasis on teaching the skills your child will need for reading and writing. The programme that we to help us to plan and teach high quality phonics sessions is called Letters and Sounds. This is a Government recommended scheme. Download a copy of our full Phonics & Reading Scheme using the link below.

Phonics Workshop for Parents

Parent workshops on phonics are hosted yearly. You can also download a copy of our phonics presentation for parents using the link below.

Nursery

The links below will take you to an overview showing topics being studied this year and the relevant planning or 'Knowledge and Skills Mats' linked to these topics. We hope you will find these useful to be able to support your child in their learning.

Reception

The links below will take you to an overview showing topics being studied this year and the relevant planning or 'Knowledge and Skills Mats' linked to these topics. We hope you will find these useful to be able to support your child in their learning.

Year 1

The links below will take you to an overview showing topics being studied this year and the relevant planning or 'Knowledge and Skills Mats' linked to these topics. We hope you will find these useful to be able to support your child in their learning.

Year 2

The links below will take you to an overview showing topics being studied this year and the relevant planning or 'Knowledge and Skills Mats' linked to these topics. We hope you will find these useful to be able to support your child in their learning.

Year 3/4

The links below will take you to an overview showing topics being studied this year and the relevant planning or 'Knowledge and Skills Mats' linked to these topics. We hope you will find these useful to be able to support your child in their learning.

Year 5/6

The links below will take you to an overview showing topics being studied this year and the relevant planning or 'Knowledge and Skills Mats' linked to these topics. We hope you will find these useful to be able to support your child in their learning.