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Year 1 phonics screening check

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Last updated on 23 October 2017
School types: All · School phases: Primary
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Can you give an overview of the year 1 phonics screening check? This article looks at what the phonics screening check is, how it is structured and when it should be administered. It also explains that there is no floor standard for the phonics screening check.

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  1. 1 What is the phonics screening check?
  2. 2 The structure of the check
  3. 3 When to administer the check
  4. 4 2017 pass threshold
  5. 5 No floor standards for the phonics check

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