Phonics at Swineshead St. Mary’s and Sutterton Fourfield Church of England Primary Schools are taught through Letters and Sounds. Letters and Sounds is designed to help practitioners and teachers teach children how the alphabet works for reading and spelling by:
Letters and Sounds is a six Phase teaching programme. Throughout the school children are taught at an appropriate level for their individual development.
The teaching of phonics is complimented and supported through the use of the schools reading scheme. Children experience a range of genres through a number reading schemes, including Oxford Reading Tree and Floppy’s Phonics.