Phonics at Swineshead St. Mary’s and Sutterton Fourfield Church of England Primary Schools are taught through the Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised SSP. This is designed to help practitioners and teachers teach children how the alphabet works for reading and spelling by:
Little Wandle Letters and Sounds is a five 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, Big Cat Phonics which has been developed to compliment the Little Wandle scheme.