Y7 Literacy Catch Up


2018/19 Allocation and Priorities...

This years allocation is £11,960 which is being allocated to...

  1.  Expanding our guided reading and home reading schemes.
  2.  Accessing consultancy support to develop staffs skills in bridging the gap in reading.
  3.  Develop our English working walls so that students increase their independence in English lessons.
  4.  Developing staffs subject knowledge in guided reading. 

2017/18 Allocation and Outcome...

2a. Develop the quality of home reading and reading intervention in school
2b. Develop a central library for all students to access

Objective Cost
Purchase Outcomes
2a. Develop the quality of home reading and reading intervention in school £3,990



£945


Home reading books



Switch on training for staff
Children have access to interesting and appropriate texts to use within school and at home to support their development of reading.

Individual children can be supported to develop their reading skills using the Switch on Reading intervention program.
2b. Develop a central library for all students to access £1675.94

£160

£500


Library furniture

Story sacs

Library ICT facilities
The school now has a brand new library with a wide range of books and other reading resources. We have invested in a guided Reading books and Home Reading Scheme developing students love of reading and personalising the books to challenge students reading levels.

Students can now be their own librarian with an electronic log in system which tracks books.