Month: April 2023

What Makes a Good Reader?

Why is Reading Important? Reading is important for many reasons, both practical and personal. Here are some reasons why reading is important: Language Development: Reading helps to develop language skills,…
Good Reader

Jolly Phonics

What is Jolly Phonics? Jolly Phonics is a phonics program designed to teach children how to read and write using a systematic approach to teaching phonics. It was developed in…
Jolly Phonics

Read Write Inc

What is Read Write Inc? Read Write Inc. is a comprehensive literacy program designed to teach young children how to read, write, and spell. It was developed by Ruth Miskin,…
Read Write Inc

Letterland Phonics

What is Letterland? Letterland Phonics is a phonics program designed to teach young children how to read and write using a unique, multi-sensory approach. It was developed by Lyn Wendon,…
Letterland Phonics

Phonics International

What is Phonics International? Phonics International is a comprehensive phonics program designed to teach children how to read and write using phonics principles. It was developed by an experienced teacher…
Phonics International

Little Wandle Phonics

What is Little Wandle? The Little Wandle Phonics is a synthetic phonics program designed to help children learn to read and write by breaking down words into their individual sounds…
Little Wandle

Supporting Children with EAL

Phonics can be hard to teach to EAL (English as an Additional Language) children for several reasons: Lack of familiarity with the English language: EAL children may not be familiar…
Supporting Children with EAL

Using Phonics to Support Writing

Phonics can be a powerful tool for improving writing skills. Here are some tips for using phonics in writing: Teach spelling patterns: Start by teaching students the common spelling patterns…
Using Phonics to Support Writing

The Top 10 Phonics Rules Every Child Should Know

Phonics is an essential skill that helps children develop the ability to read and write. Here are the top 10 phonics rules every child should know: The alphabet: Children should…
Phonics Rules