EYFS Reading Downloads

These are relevant reading downloads for parents. The HSC Home Learning Diaries and Reward Charts become available for download once a pack is purchased, via My Account/Downloads.


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1. Phonics Readiness Assessment

Use this simple checklist to help you decide whether your child is ready for phonics and the Reception Reading Pack.


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2. Oxford Reading Tree Guide for Parents

This guide explains everything a parent needs to know about the Oxford Reading Tree Scheme, books available and how the books are levelled.


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3. Development Matters – Reading



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4. Letters and Sounds Phonic Information for Parents


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5. Learning to read through phonics – Information for Parents (DfE).

The DfE explains why learning to read using a phonics approach is important. This information sheet also informs parents about the phonics screening check that occurs at the end of Year 1.