Learning Phonics at Home

At Swindon Academy we follow the Read Write Inc program of phonics to teach our pupils to read well. We aim to ensure that every child at Swindon Academy has the opportunity to become a fluent reader.  When our pupils are in school, they learn in groups matched closely to their needs. These groups are organised by colour books bands. Pupils move through these bands usually at a 6-week interval or as and when they are ready.

Each week your child's phonics teacher will put together a small Sway which will include the key learning from the week and the book that they have been reading in school. 

To make sure your child’s phonics learning is as effective as possible, please work through the activities each week ensuring your child participates fully. 

Sways can be accessed by clicking on the relevant link below.

Links for Phonics Groups

Sound

Sound Group

Ditties 

Ditties Group  

Red 

Red Group  

Green 

Green Group  

Purple 

Purple Group   

Pink 

Pink Group  

Orange 

Orange Group  

Yellow 

Yellow Group  

Blue 

Blue Group  

Grey 

Grey Group  


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