In Early Years and Key Stage 1, we follow the Read Write Inc scheme to teach phonics. More information can be found on the Ruth Miskin website: Parents - Ruth Miskin Phonics Training.
Below is a useful document RWI Parent FAQs which covers all of the following information:
Where else can I find information?
How can I support my child’s reading and writing?
What will my child bring home to read?
How can I support my child to learn Set 1 sounds and to blend?
How can I support my child to learn Set 2 or 3 sounds?
How do I listen to my child read?
What do I do with the picture books?
How can I help my child to practise their handwriting?
How can I help my child to spell words?
How else can I develop my child’s language?
What resources can I buy to support my child’s reading and writing at home?
Useful Website Links
https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/ (Oxford Owl - More information about Phonics and free ebooks.)
https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/ (Teach Your Monster to Read – interactive phonics games. Children will be allocated a password in school.)
https://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/find-out-more/parents/ (Read Write Inc Phonics – Learning to read at home.)
https://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/literacy.html (Phonics Games)
https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ (Phonics Games)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TvMyssfAUx0&list=PLCLKSf1kRDSRP6OCf-lm0wAr2s7Y1LfkO (Epic Phonics ‘Tricky Words’ song.)
RWI flash card sets - ‘Phonics Flashcards’ – Set 1 Sounds;
‘More Phonics Flashcards’ – Set 2 and Set 3 Sounds.
(Both packs are available from online and high-street retailers.)