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Phonics Team

Our Phonics Team 

We have a team of phonics experts that are teaching phonics everyday to our amazing children. 


Who is in the phonics team?

  • Miss Carnell and Miss Simister (Nursery)
  • Mrs Sproston and Mrs Humphreys (Reception)
  • Miss Coppack and Miss Kendrick (Year 1)
  • Miss Turner and Miss Fifoot (Year 2)
  • Mrs West (Interventions and Assessments)
  • Miss Southworth (Monitoring and Maintaining)
  • Our Parents and Carers


We are passionate about phonics and we have high standards for our teaching and learning.

All of our classroom environments are phonetically RICH!

All of our staff model phonics accurately without any SCHWARING!!!

All of our lessons are pacey and focussed as well as being ENGAGING and ENJOYABLE.

We use Letters and Sounds to plan our high quality lessons and follow their guidance on how best to teach phonics for all children. As well as daily phonics lessons, children will recieve KEEP UP sessions with our amazing team members to ensure that no-one falls behind. We are prepared for all needs and are equipped with expert Teaching Assistants that provide booster sessions for those that need them.



This page will be updated with hints and tips that you can benefit from if you are wanting to help your children learn to read. 



Miss Southworth recommends: Watching to video below to learn how to correctly pronounce each sound

Mrs Sproston recommends: Sticking post it notes around the house with sounds on and saying them as you see them.

Miss Coppack recommends: Play some of the fun online games with parents , carers and siblings at home provided by www.phonicsplay.co.uk  






Lache Primary School

Hawthorn RoadLache, Chester CH4 8HX

Mrs Sheena Coghill | Main Contact

01244 470380


From September 2023 school will be open from 8.50am-3.20pm