The overarching aim for English is to promote high standards of language and literacy by equipping pupils with a strong command of the spoken and written word, and to develop their love of literature through widespread reading for enjoyment. The curriculum for English aims to ensure that all pupils
Pupils begin their English journey with us during the Early Years Foundation Stage and the starting point of our curriculum design includes the areas for learning development of 'Communication and Language' and 'Literacy'. The curriculum we deliver in Reception lays the foundations for the learning that will take place in subsequent years.
The Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage can be found here
The National Curriculum Programme of Study for English for Years 1 to 6 can be found here.