Reading – making the best start

Each year in England, a high proportion of children still leave school at 16 unable to read to a high enough standard. A child’s ability to read confidently and well is the key to their learning and ultimately how well they will do in life. Reading is given a high priority in school. We believe in learning to read to help children read to learn! We aspire for all of children to enjoy reading real books.

Here is a link that will give you tips on supporting reading at home and guidance on how to encourage your child to develop their language skills.