Top Tips

EYFS
  • Go on a listening walk, what sounds do you hear? - This will help develop your child's listening for phonic awareness
  • Go on a story walk through a book - here is a 'How to' video of Mrs Thorpe

  • Talk about shapes around the home
  • Model reading and writing, make a point of writing lists or reading the newspaper 



Key Stage One
  • Go on a story walk through a book - see above for a 'How to' video of Mrs Thorpe
  • Explore the current topic using both books and the internet
  • Allow your child to help add money or pay whilst shopping