We are moving!

Counting down to the move from temporary accommodation to our new building on the Vale:  7 months to go!

Parent workshops


Please click below to see information from our parents workshops. Thank you to all parents who were able to attend but please don't worry if you could not make it.  There is information below and, if in doubt, please ask us!

End of Year 1 Phonics screening workshop.    Phonics screening workshop updated.pptx



Reading with your child workshop

Please click the attached to see the presentation materials from the workshopReading workshop November 2016.pdf




Tapestry workshop

Parents who have signed  the Tapestry agreement/permission letter have been given a login to use the system. Please click here to see a copy.Tapestry parent letter2.docx

Please click here for the slides from the presentation. Tapestry workshop.pptx

Please click to see a quick and easy guide. Tapestry - parents' guide.docx

This gives some examples of learning at home that you may want to share with us.Observation suggestions.docx



Phonics Workshop

Please click below for the slides from the phonics workshop and a document with ideas for practising 'Fred' talk at home.


Phonics workshop Sept 2016.pdf     fred_talk_games.pdf


See below links to the RWI Phonics video tutorials (the first link will lead to a series of 10 short clips with tips for parents). These videos will provide further information about the programme and explain how to form each phonic sound (phoneme).

Please also see a link to Playdough Disco: a way that you can support your child's fine motor development at home (and have fun!) so that they are able to start forming letters independently/increase their stamina for writing.

RWI Parent tutorials:



Playdough disco: