Literacy Support

Welcome to the Literacy Support Zone!

Literacy skills are essential for success in all aspects of the curriculum. This section of the website has been designed to help you support your son/daughter at home.

Use the links below to access a range of resources and support materials for improving literacy, from basic understanding to becoming an expert.

The support materials from the latest Curriculum Evening are at the bottom of the list.

  1. KS3 Assessment English and Maths Parents Evening 2018
  2. Literacy Mat
  3. Grammar Terms and what they mean
  4. KS3 Recommended Reading lists
  5. Literacy Support - Booklet 1
  6. Literacy Support - Booklet 2
  7. Literacy Support - Booklet 3
  8. KS3 English Curriculum overview
  9. Spelling Support
  10. Punctuation Revision
  11. Y7 English Revision Guide
  12. Y8 English Revision Guide
  13. Y9 English Revision guide
  14. 50 top books The Independent
  15. Developing writing skills at home
  16. Excerpt from Melanie McGrath
  17. interpreting your child's book
  18. KS3 English Support
  19. PHGS English Department Key Stage 3 Reading list
  20. Reading Fiction activity sheet
  21. Reading Non Fiction activity sheet
  22. The Guardian Top 10 books for teenagers