SUPPORTING YOUR CHILD'S LEARNING

Key Stage 1 & Key Stage 2 SATs

At Mountford Manor Primary School, we really appreciate the support and time that parents give to help their children thrive within our school. Helping your child with their learning can be a daunting experience, so we have provided some information and resources in order to help you.

Supporting with Phonics

In order to give children the best chance possible to become fluent readers within their time at school, children are taught to use synthetic phonics as a way of working out what unknown words are. Your child will be encouraged to learn letter sounds as well as the sounds of groups of letters, in order to use and apply them to read different words.

How can I Help?

We are really grateful to the parents who spend time supporting the education of their child at home, and reading is one of the key areas where parents can help. The earlier children are exposed to books, the better they will perform with their reading, as well as with their use of their imagination and ability to be creative. We have provided links to the following websites which can provide activities and advice about how to use phonics at home.

Useful LInks

Address

Mountford Manor Primary School
Bothwell Road,
Walcott,
Swindon
SN3 3EZ

Tel: 01793 536494

Email: head@mountfordmanor.swindon.sch.uk

The White Horse Federation

The White Horse Federation, a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with company number 08075785. Registered office: Plymouth Street, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 2LB. The White Horse Federation is an exempt charity.

The White Horse Federation

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