Pomphlett Primary School Horizone MAT

Pomphlett Primary School

Believe - achieve - succeed

Phase 6

By Phase 6, children should be able to read hundreds of words using one of three strategies: reading them automatically, decoding them quickly and silently or decoding them aloud.

They will also learn;

  • Prefixes and suffixes, e.g. ‘in-’ and ‘-ed’
  • The past tense
  • Memory strategies for high frequency or topic words
  • Proof-reading
  • How to use a dictionary
  • Where to put the apostrophe in words like ‘I’m’
  • Spelling rules