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Orchard Primary

& Pre-School

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Orchard Primary & Pre-School

"Small enough to care, Big enough to inspire"




Please see below for information on our reading scheme, useful links and the National Curriculum objectives for Year 1.

Read Write Inc:

At Orchard Primary, we use the Read Write Inc scheme to teach children the skills they need to become confident readers. To help your child continue to progress with their phonics learning, please see the link to the website and login details below which will allow you access to lots of free resources and ideas for your child to try at home.


There are separate login pages for teachers and children using it at home so make sure you click on the 'My Class Login' button at the top of the homepage. Enter the following login details to see the available resources, including a library of e-books, story-teller videos, links to the Oxford Owl YouTube channel, video guides for parent teaching, activity sheets, links to buy phonics kits, games and more.



           Username: orchardprimary1           

Password: read

Teaching two letters that make one sound

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Phonics Play:

Please also see the following link which has lots of free phonics games and resources.


National Curriculum objectives:

In year 1, children will learn English skills that range from reading phonics sounds and blending, to composing sentences using basic punctuation and conjunctions. This guide, based on the national curriculum for England, has been created to help you support your child on their year 1 English journey. Please see below for the downloadable PDF documents.