Year 7 Catch Up Premium Literacy and Numeracy
2019-2020 Funding: £1,086
We have focussed funding on RWInc Fresh Start resources and training to enable pupils to make accelerated progress with reading and comprehension. This is supported with an English Intervention Teaching Assistant who is providing additional sessions for pupils who need it.
Impact: The children have not only developed their reading skills but also are applying this to their spelling strategies and comprehension skills.
We have purchased concrete apparatus to support children’s understanding of maths. This works alongside our online assessment which identifies gaps in pupil’s knowledge. This is supported with a Maths Intervention Teaching Assistant who is providing additional sessions for pupils who need it.
Impact: Pupils talk much more positively about maths and particularly problem-solving