01287 641781 | School Contact: Mrs Barrett |SENDCO: Mrs Marshall | Head Teacher: Peter Tyreman | office@hummersea.rac.sch.uk

Hummersea Primary School
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Reading Schemes

At Hummersea Primary School, we use the Letters and Sounds programme to deliver a systematic phonics approach to reading to get children off to a flying start with their Literacy. The programme enables every child to become confident and fluent readers at the first attempt. Every child who completes Read, Write Inc. learns to read fluently and confidently.

As well as Phonics, reading is taught daily to all children. Children read with their teacher on a book that has been specifically selected for their reading age and phonic ability. We check the children’s reading age by using PM Benchmark Reading Assessment.  The children are then placed on a specific level for their reading age.

We have recently purchased Little Wandle (Letters and Sounds Revised).  During this academic year we will be transitioning from Letters and Sounds to Little Wandle as our chosen product to teacher systematic synthetic phonics.

Privacy Policy

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We do not store personal information about individuals who visit this site except where they provide contact information via our contact us page and contact forms available on various pages throughout the website.

Any information you provide will only be used for the reasons specified and it will not be shared with any third party without your consent, unless required by law.

Your contact details are kept securely and are only accessed by authorised members of staff as part of the provision of school services. If you do not wish us to keep this contact information please tell us.

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This website contains links to other websites. The School is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites or organisations and recommends you consult the privacy information on those sites.

This policy will be reviewed and updated versions will be posted on the website.

If you have any questions about the use of your personal information, the Information Commissioner is the independent regulator for both Data Protection and Freedom of Information.