St Michael's Primary, DA16

St Michael's C of E Primary School

'Loving learning, learning to love... A small school, part of God's big family.'

Little Wandle

At St Michael's East Wickham we use Little Wandle to teach phonics and early reading. 

Every child in Reception and year 1 will have daily phonic lessons following Little Wandle.

Overview for Reception 

Overview for Year 1 

Here are some useful documents to help you support your child with phonics and early reading;

Phase 2 grapheme information sheet 1

Phase 2 grapheme information sheet 2

Phase 3 grapheme information sheet

Support for parents when reading with their child

Correct letter formation for capital letters


Please see the videos below to hear how each phoneme is pronounced;