At Coleham Primary School, English is taught in an exciting, stimulating and enjoyable way. There are 4 main elements to the English curriculum - spoken language, reading, writing and grammar, punctuation and spelling. English at Coleham is taught mostly through a cross curricular approach but some elements are discretely taught.
Reading at home
Reading with your child is the most useful, productive, powerful and enjoyable activity to do at home that will not only help them achieve at school, but also strengthen your relationship. That’s why we left weekly homework behind some years ago; we want to make sure EVERY child (and grown-up) at Coleham Primary School LOVES reading as much as their teachers do!
Reading with your child is a lot more than just hearing them read their school books – here are some ideas to help you and your child develop a love of reading:
Please do contact your child’s teacher or the reading team if you would like any more advice about sharing reading with your child.
The Reading Team