Alongside the dedicated writing sessions, we teach additional spelling, punctuation and handwriting lessons to ensure the children have the skills to write neatly, accurately and concisely. Each week, with new spellings to learn, children are taught spellings rules and patterns and learn these through investigation and activities. All children are expected to know how to spell a list of statutory words which will be given to them by the teacher.
Teacher assessments are continuous during LIVE TAUGHT lessons, marking of coursework and assignments and summative tests.
Weekly spellings given on a Friday allowing children to prepare for a spelling quiz the following week.
Parents have 24 /7 access to all of their children’s work. Additionally, the school holds 3 parent consultations per year – one each term.
Miss. Aiken is an experienced and dedicated teacher who is very friendly and approachable. She enjoys her teaching and this really shows in lessons. Children enjoy their lessons and achieve exceptionally high test results.
How to apply
Our school is nearly always full, with very few school places!