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Welcome to Hurdsfield Primary School

Our Behaviour for Learning Code: RESPECT, CHALLENGE, REFLECTION, RESILIENCE, ENCOURAGEMENT and CITIZENSHIP because... At Hurdsfield: only our best will do!

UPDATING: Reading for Pleasure at Hurdsfield

Reading Development at Hurdsfield

We are developing the way we teach reading at Hurdsfield and would like to share with you some of the websites and resources we use in school to support your children's reading for meaning and pleasure.


At Hurdsfield, we are developing our reading teaching to ensure that we provide our children with a healthy reading 'diet'.  We aim to provide a structured approach to this learning through Whole Class Reading sessions, 1:1 reading sessions, Class Novels and Guided Sessions.  All of these sessions link with our overall drive to promote Reading for Pleasure for all pupils!


Early Reading Development at Hurdsfield

At Hurdsfield, we teach early reading in the following ways:


We teach our children to be READING VIPERS to aid in their comprehension of the texts they are reading.


V = Vocabulary

I = Inference

P = Prediction

E = Explain

R = Retrieve

S = Summarise


Below is a range of websites that we feel would benefit your children's reading at home:

At Hurdsfield: only our best will do!