Message from the Intervention Team
Frequently Asked Questions - Literacy Intervention Evening
Q. My child is below 10 years old in both reading and spelling, what intervention will they be placed on?
A. We aim to place any child on intervention in the area they are lowest in.
Q. My child is below 7 years old in their literacy, what programme will they be placed on?
A. Your child will be placed on the Luton Literacy Intervention programme which aims to support children that are significantly below.
Q. How long will my child remain on Intervention?
A. We review each intervention group every term to monitor progress. If your child reaches the threshold of 10 years old they will graduate off the programme.
Q. What online programmes do you have to support at home?
A. As a school we currently use a programme called ‘Literacy Planet’. This can be used on a PC, Phone or Tablet through an app or web browser. Each child will receive an individual login and password unique to them. Tasks can be posted for students to do independently.
Q. My child's reading age is below 10 years old, what intervention will they be placed on?
A. We currently use a programme called ‘Read Write Inc. Fresh Start’. This consists of 33 module books that are designed to build up students confidence and comprehension levels by reviewing phonics skills.
Q. My child’s spelling is below 1o years old, what programme will they be placed on?
A. If your child is low in spelling we will be using the ‘Read Write Inc - Spelling’ programme. This programme is broken into four levels. If your child is below 7 years old your child will be placed on book 2A, between 7 years and 8 years your child will be placed on book 2B, between 8 years and years your child will be placed on book 3 and between 9 years and 10 years your child will be placed on book 4.
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