Our curriculum covers the Five Essential Components of Effective Reading skills


•Mapping of sounds in words to written letters • Read and learn phonograms • Decode unfamiliar words

Phonemic Awareness

• Learn about different sounds, syllables and words • Hear, identify and manipulate units of sounds (phonemes) ie letter-sound knowledge


• Connect new words to familiar words • Eyewords® multi-sensory learning sight words


• Span the gap between recognising a word and understanding its meaning • Read with accuracy, meaningful expression and natural phrasing

Reading Comprehension

• Connect text to own experience • Share and discuss opinions • Make predictions and inference from text