Bovingdon Primary Academy
May 10 2019

English

Shree Deb


English is led by Miss Stevenson and Mrs Bond. Our phonics curriculum is led by Mrs Lower. Reading is also supported throughout the school by our wonderful Year 6 Reading Ambassadors.

Reading Aims

A Bovingdon Primary Academy reader should leave at the end of Key Stage 2 with…

  • phonic and decoding skills which can be applied to a range of texts
  • the ability to read a range of texts fluently and accurately
  • a knowledge of extensive and rich vocabulary
  • an excellent comprehension of texts
  • extensive knowledge through having read a rich and varied range of texts
  • a love of reading

Writing Aims

A Bovingdon Primary Academy writer should leave at the end of Key Stage 2 with…

  • the ability to write fluently and confidently within a range of fiction and non-fiction genres
  • the understanding of a wide range of writing techniques and sound understanding of grammar rules
  • knowledge that purpose and audience are central to effective writing
  • the ability to write neatly and produce well-presented work
  • a strong understanding of spelling rules
  • a vivid imagination which makes readers engage with their fiction writing
  • a love of writing