Phonics at Cherbourg – at a glance information
- Phonics is learning the sounds that letters and groups of letters make
- Knowing phonics helps children to read words by sounding them out
- Knowing phonics can also help you to spell words
- Phonics is taught to all children from Year R to Year 2 in a daily lesson
- Some children may have further phonics sessions after Year 2 to support their reading
- There is a Phonics Check for all children in Year 1 (parents/carers will be given the outcome of this)
- Children re-take the Phonics Check in Year 2 if they do not reach the required benchmark in Year 1
There are a selection of useful phonics website links on our Phonics page that you can use with your child.
Please do speak to your child’s class teacher (or a member of the English Team) if you have any questions about Phonics.
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