The English Curriculum at Fortuna is delivered in two ways;
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For those children who need additional support with building their basic literacy skills such as early phonics, grammar and comprehension they follow a structured English programme.
For those children are secure in their phonics knowledge and have basic literacy skills follow the English National Curriculum at the stage appropriate to their ability.
Teachers plan a series of lessons which meet the appropriate National Curriculum objectives for the pupils in their class. They use a variety of genre and teaching strategies including visual literacy to engage children in their learning. The curriculum is taught over three spirals which enables teachers to differentiate the curriculum they deliver to ensure they meet the needs of the individual children.