This section is home to resources, tools and training to provide advice and guidance to parents and carers.

5 Cohorts of Reading at Percy Hedley School

An insight into reading and the different cohorts of reading at Percy Hedley School.

You can download the presentation featured in the video below, please note that this doesn’t include the voice overs.
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Bespoke Approaches C2 & C5 Parent Training

An insight into bespoke approaches.

Cohort 1 reading in LSTE

An insight into Cohort 1 Reading


Pickatale is an online e-book library which we have access to. There’s a huge range of books for all different abilities and interests, including audiobooks. Please contact your class team for your student log on if unsure.

For more information see the Pickatale Website here  >

Introduction to Phonics and ELS For Parents and Carers

View the video for an introduction on phonics, or download the presentation without the voice over via the button below:

Introduction to Phonics Presentation  >

Essential Letters and Sounds Resources For Parents and Carers

Oxford Owl

Oxford Owl ELS is a great e-book library for decodable books. If your child is accessing ELS they will have an individual log on. Please contact your class team if unsure.

Oxford Owl ELS Library Login  >

Videos to demonstrate ‘pure sounds’

 РHow to say each sound individually

(Click on the below Phases to view them. Please note that no new sounds are introduced at Phase 4, hence why there is no video for Phase 4.)

Phase 2 Pronunciation 

Phase 3 Pronunciation

Phase 5 Pronunciation

Further Information

For further information visit the Essential Letters and Sounds Home Page from Oxford Owl, which is below:

Essential Letters and Sounds Oxford Owl  >

Sensory Stories

See some resources on Sensory Storytelling, including how to create your own!

Sensory Story Ideas  >Create Your Own Personalised Sensory Story  >

Key Forms

Some key Percy Hedley School forms, including image consent, uniform ordering and more.

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Parents and Carers Area

View our entire Parents and Carers area which includes academic calendars, the code of conduct, menus and more.

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