Welcome to the phonics section of the Meerkat's class page. Here is some information that you may find helpful in supporting your children with using phonics for reading and writing and in preparation for the Phonics Screening Check during the week commencin Monday 11 June 2018.

Ten Ideas for Phonics at Home - this handout has some practical phonics games to play at home (I handed these sheets out at the 'Meet the Teacher' event in September.

Phonics Screening Check Guide - this includes some additional information for parents about the check.

First 100 High-Frequency Words - these are the most commonly used words in the English language. Therefore, knowing these will increase your children's fluency in reading and writing (N.B. These are not assessed during the phonics screening check).

The Phonics Screening Test app by 'Learn with Pip' is available on iTunes for free and is excellent pracice in preparation for the Phonics Screening Check.

See the useful links page for more ideas!

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Contact the School

Longton Primary School

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Main Contact: Linda Masterson

Tel: 01772 612 495

SEN Contact: Sue Hothersall

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