New to Systematic Synthetic Phonics

  • Key techniques to overcome your phonics fears
  • A hands-on approach to teach planned and incidental phonics in every lesson
  • High-impact activities to encourage all children to:
    • blend
    • segment
    • apply phonics knowledge
    • decode

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Explore the latest developments in phonics teaching

Unpick the government’s initiative to develop children’s reading

Discover Ofsted’s latest criteria for outstanding phonics teaching

Support children in preparing for Year 1 Screening Checks

Demystify systematic synthetic phonics

Define the principles and purpose of systematic synthetic phonics

Link the principles to how it enables children to read and write fluently

Clarify age related expectations in phonic attainment

Plan and teach for group differentiation

Set appropriate targets and effectively monitor progress


Embed a rigorous and fun approach to teaching phonics

A toolkit of examples and resources for lesson planning

Fresh techniques to segment and blend

Examples to articulate each of the phonemes correctly

Age appropriate activities to support the teaching of phonics

Strategies to help children who fall behind

An adaptable framework to systematically plan and teach synthetic phonics


Unpick the terminology:

  • phoneme

  • grapheme

  • split digraph

Ensure all children make progress including:

  • SEND

  • boys

  • EAL