In the Village Schools Partnership, we believe that speaking, listening, reading and writing are fundamental life skills which enable children to communicate effectively in all areas and equips them for the challenges they will face in the wider world.
We endeavor to create a love for literacy so that children leave the school with the skills of an excellent writer. We are determined that:
Throughout their time in our schools, children develop their skills by exploring a wide-range of genres, with a focus on exploring a range of models of excellence and using these to guide the drafting and editing process. We expect the highest standards of writing every time a child writes, in any subject.
We ensure that children develop a love of writing and develop skills to achieve this:
Our Writing Progression document can be found here: Writing Progression in the Village Schools Partnership
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Our strategy for the teaching of Writing is intrinsically linked to other areas of the English curriculum: