William Byrd Primary Academy

Reading & Phonics

Reading with Bug Club

Bug Club is a powerful whole school reading programme that is proven to raise attainment in reading.

Bug Club is written to deliver the UK Primary curriculum. Combining over 590 carefully graded books (in print and eBook format) with a unique online reading world, Bug Club offers our children the variety and progression they need to become confident, motivated readers for life. 

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William Byrd use the Read Write Inc. (RWI) Phonics programme to teach our children to read, write and spell from Reception to Year 2.  The Read Write Inc, programmes are carefully matched to the new curriculum, giving your children the best chance of success in the national tests. They show teachers, teaching assistants and parents step-by-step how to teach all children to become fluent readers, confident speakers and confident writers.

More information may be found at www.ruthmiskin.com/en

Resources to Support Parents

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