English at The Oaks

Welcome to the English page. Here you can find lots of useful resources, online learning platforms, games, information about how to help your child with reading at home as well as our whole school curriculum for English.

EYFS Home Reading

A document to support reading at home in EYFS.

KS1 Home Reading

A document to support reading at home in Y1 and Y2.

KS2 Home Reading

A document to support reading at home in Y3 to Y6.

English Curriculum Policy

An overview of the English curriculum at The Oaks.

Whole School Reading Overview

An overview of the objectives taught in each year group, for children working within their age related expectations.

Whole School Writing Overview

An overview of the objectives taught in each year group, for children working within their age related expectations.

English Resources

Learning by Questions

Learning by Questions is an online learning platform used in school to support Reading, Writing and Maths. This is used across Key Stage 2. When a task is set for your child to complete, a text will be sent home with a code to log on to this platform.

BBC Bitesize

Find videos and guides for different subject areas to support further learning.

Top Marks KS1

This area of Top Marks is appropriate just for children in KS1 to support them with their reading skills.

Top Marks

This area of Top Marks is appropriate just for children in KS2 to support them with their reading skills.

Oxford Owl

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Oxford Owl is an online learning platform that can be used to support children with Reading in Key Stage 1. On this website there are a wide selection of books for children to read online, children should choose books that are at the same stage as their home school book. There are also questions and guidance to support parents reading with their child at home

Teach Your Monster To Read

This is an app to download that supports children in learning how to read. It covers everything from phonics to reading full sentences. Teach your Monster to Read is aimed at children in Reception and Year 1.