Month: May 2023

How to help your child who is struggling to read

Strategies for teaching phonics to struggling readers Teaching phonics to struggling readers can be challenging, but there are several strategies that can help. Here are some effective strategies for teaching…

Phonics and Assistive Technology

Ways Assisted Technology can support Phonics Assistive technology can be a powerful tool for supporting children who struggle with phonics and literacy. Here are some examples of assistive technology that…
Assistive Technology

Phonics Across the Curriculum

How to use phonics to support other areas of learning Phonics activities can play an important role in promoting literacy across the curriculum. Here are some ways that phonics can…
Phonics Across the Curriculum

Phonics and Different Learning Styles

How to support different learning styles Teaching phonics in a way that accommodates different learning styles can help all children succeed, regardless of their individual learning preferences. Here are some…
Different Learning Styles

Phonics and Multisyllabic Words

What are multisyllabic words and how can I teach them? Phonics is an effective method for teaching children to read and write, especially when it comes to decoding and recognising…
Multisyllabic Words

Teaching Phonics with Technology

Why use Technology teach Phonics? Using technology to support phonics can have many benefits for children, parents and educators. Here are a few reasons why technology can be useful in…
Teaching Phonics with Technology

How to use phonics to improve spelling skills

Phonics is a powerful tool that can help improve spelling skills in both children and adults. Here are some tips on how to use phonics to improve spelling: Teach phonetic…
Using Phonics to Support Writing

Reading Planet Rocket Phonics

What is Reading Planet Rocket Phonics? Reading Planet Rocket Phonics is a phonics programme developed by the educational publisher, Rising Stars UK. It is designed to teach children aged 4-7…
Rocket Phonics

Phonics and Multisensory Learning

What is Multisensory Learning? Multisensory learning is an instructional approach that involves engaging multiple senses (such as visual, auditory, kinesthetic, and tactile) in the learning process. By using a variety…
Multi Sensory

Assessing Phonics

Why assess Phonics? Assessing phonics is an important part of the reading process because it helps teachers and parents to identify a child’s strengths and weaknesses in decoding and reading…
Assessing Phonics