At Lexden Springs we use the Read Write Inc. scheme as a basis for the teaching and learning of writing and reading. Lessons are adapted to suit the learning style and pace of each pupil.
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We also have ‘Symbols Making Sense’ books for Makaton users and symbolised graded Oxford Reading Tree books for those that require a symbol prompt.
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For a few pupils, learning letter sounds is either inappropriate or they are not yet developmentally ready for this; therefore we use Phase 1 from ‘Letters and Sounds’. This involves lots of listening and sound activities.