Welcome Year R Parents!

“Research shows that reading is the single most important thing you can do to help your child’s education”

Confused by Phonics? Not sure how to help with reading at home? You need:

HelpYourChildtoRead

A Guide to Understanding & Reinforcing School Teaching Methods at Home

This guide has been written by a parent for anybody who has children in Reception or Infant Classes at school. It includes an introduction to helping your child to read, an outline of methods of teaching reading in primary schools and suggestions of ways to reinforce these methods at home.

There are also Department for Education Guides on this subject:

https://www.education.gov.uk/

and help from the BBC:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/parents/your_involvement/

Phonics International have a free resource including videos of how to pronounce phonemes:

http://www.phonicsinternational.com/new_free_resources.html

or find lots more useful stuff in our Literacy section:

https://hernhillforum.wordpress.com/category/education/literacy/

and remember:

“Make it fun and if they aren’t enjoying it, try something else”

Happy Reading!

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