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09/12/17

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Looking back on our visit to with our Year 10 students last week - a fantastic time had by all! https://t.co/rcGKOogeXv

07/12/17

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Tickets selling fast for this years Winter Concert. Hope to see you there! https://t.co/V47WpqADb3

07/12/17

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Great to be at today for the Post 16 event. Very much hope to see you at our forthcoming events. https://t.co/OouM5uCBhZ

05/12/17

Great speeches for our Student Parliament elections across the whole Academy last week! Well done to all! https://t.co/d0OAdFiH5e

05/12/17

Great to have our Road Safety theatre production for Year 7 today! https://t.co/sdKNXUuVL4

05/12/17

Tickets selling fast for this years Winter Concert. Hope to see you there! https://t.co/V47WpqADb3

05/12/17

Our teachers are running a marathon this December for . See the link below: https://t.co/WjRNVVDwY4 https://t.co/ulVy10w1sO

30/11/17

Thank-you to all those involved in the primary bake sale. We raised £130 for Children in need! https://t.co/lf69nkXAF6

30/11/17

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Great to be at tonight for the Post 16 evening. Great students! https://t.co/qmtvq7qtj1

30/11/17

Thank you to all the parents who joined us for the phonics workshop today in Primary.

23/11/17

Thanks to all who attended our Y10 intervention evening tonight - a helpful reminder of the journey ahead towards fantastic GCSE results!

23/11/17

Reminder: Academic Review Day is this Friday. Please make sure you have your appointment time with your child's tutor.

23/11/17

Thank you to those who attended our EYFS Open evening last night. Places available for September 2018.

23/11/17

Thank you to those who attended Open Evening last night. Applications now open online

23/11/17

We had a very special visitor last week! Looking forward to sharing photos soon! Thank you to all parents who attended

23/11/17

Great PSHE day on Friday. Thank you to for your support

23/11/17

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We’re excited to see how the first group of students get on – unforgettable life experiences ahead! https://t.co/KtP8uzSP7l

08/11/17

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Year 10 students enjoying a science lecture courtesy of . Really fascinating science on display! https://t.co/FPbAvCc1nm

08/11/17

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Excited to be at the careers fair today at . Come and say hello! https://t.co/94kfG4D8DJ

06/11/17

Reception Open Morning - Wednesday 8th November at 9.30am. Places available for September

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Help Your Child with Literacy

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At Harris Academy Tottenham, children will read their RWI books three times in school before they bring it home to read with you. There are many different activities that you can do to your support your child at home. Here is some information about some of the activities that you could try. For more information, please do not hesitate to contact your child’s class teacher.

Speed sounds

At the front of the book, there are speed sounds which your child can practise reading.  A video link here shows how can you practise the speed sounds with your child. http://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/resources/parent-tutorial-storybook-activities-speed-sounds. This activity should be fun and only take a minute or two to complete.

Green and red words

Green words are words that are made up of sounds that your child already knows. Your child will say the individual sounds and then blend them together to read the word.

Red words are common words used in the English language, these are words that your child will have been taught to read as a whole word rather than sounding them out.

 This video link will provide further guidance about how to help your child at home when reading green and red words. http://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/resources/parent-tutorial-storybook-activities-green-and-red-words

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When your child is reading the story to you, you can help them by:

  • Pointing to the words
  • Discussing what is happening in the story
  • Asking questions to deepen your child’s understanding
  • Helping your child to predict what might be happening next.

For more advice and guidance, please click on the video link http://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/resources/parent-tutorial-storybook-activities-green-and-red-words

 

 

Video

Here is a short video which shows you how we teach the children phonics. You will see the sounds we learn and how we pronounce them.