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English sits at the heart of our curriculum. It is through language, story and text that children learn to form concepts, connect ideas and express themselves. Through literacy, in all its forms, children learn to both make sense of the world and shape their place within it.

English Reading – Intent, Implementation, Impact Statement

English Writing – Intent, Implementation, Impact Statement

Reading Policy           Speaking and Listening Policy

Writing Policy             Handwriting Policy

Progression Maps

Reading Curriculum Progression Map         Writing Curriculum Progression Map

English at Home

There are lots of ways to support your child’s English skills at home. Please find some helpful guides and information below.

Phonics Sounds Set 1,2 & 3 Bug Club letter to parents

Handwriting – RWI Phrases Parent Reading Prompts

Booktrust Best Book Guide

Books for 0 – 5 year olds  Books for 6 – 8 year olds  Books for 9 – 11 year olds


Weathercock Close
Woburn Sands
Milton Keynes
MK17 8SR
01908 582 101

Swallowfield Lower School