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10 Great Phonics Activities for a Rainy Day

Mon 15th October 2018
Rainy days can be a nightmare with littles ones! Take a look at our top 10 rainy day phonics activities, in no particular order: 1. https://www.pinterest.co.uk/pin/378232068677581075/   2. 

How do I reinforce phonics at home?

Mon 1st October 2018
How do I reinforce phonics at home?

Top 3 Physical Phonics Games for Children

Tue 28th August 2018
Learning phonics through physical games can be great for children's gross motor skills and can contribute to their overall wellbeing. We have created a list of physical phonics games that can combine...

Is there a benefit to having a gamification culture in the classroom?

Sun 18th February 2018
The question you are probably asking is what is gamification?   

BLOG: Why doesn't my child want to read?

Sun 14th January 2018
Have you ever heard the words, ‘I don't want to read'. It is probably a phrase that more than half of you reading this have heard at one point or another.

BLOG: Why were we called ‘Fonics’?

Wed 26th October 2016
Did you know that there are over 20 different ways of phonetically spelling 'phonics'?  

BLOG: Can games help students and teachers in the classroom?

Wed 24th August 2016
As technology is advancing and gamified learning is becoming more common in the classroom, the question can be asked to whether it helps or hinders learning. As always the answer is it can help when used...

BLOG: How making a holiday diary can help young learners

Mon 1st August 2016
Going on holiday can be one of the most exciting times in a child’s life, whether it be to the local camp site or flying around the world. Sitting down while on holiday and reminiscing about the day and...

BLOG: Phonics Screening done... What next?

Mon 4th July 2016
It is coming to the end of the year and the Phonics Screening Check is complete! If you are a year 1 teacher like me, you might have taken a sigh of relief and then be asking yourself what is next!? Do I...