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Phonics help for parents

Phonics help for parents

Learn more about phonics

Phonics explained

Home Learning Phonics - s, a, t, p

What is phonics?

Phonics is a way of teaching reading where your child is taught to read letters or groups of letters by saying the sound(s) they represent. Children can then start to read words by blending the sounds together to make a word.

Support for phonics practice at home

Julia Donaldson's Songbirds

Practise your phonics with Julia Donaldson's Songbirds

Delightful phonic stories from the nation's favourite children's author

Kipper's Alphabet - I Spy

Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Phonics

Enjoyable and entertaining stories which enable children to practise their letters and sounds just as they do at school

My Phonics Kit

My Phonics Kit

Everything a parent and child needs for motivating phonics practice at home, all in one convenient pack

My Phonics Flashcards

My Phonics Flashcards

A fun way to practise important phonic skills by reading words and playing games

Practise your phonics with Traditional Tales

Well-loved traditional tales retold using phonics and familiar language

Phonics activity book

Activity Books

Extra help with phonics with fun activities and stickers

Oxford Phonics Spelling Dictionary

Phonics Spelling Dictionary

Spelling and reading made easy with phonics

Biff, Chip and Kipper Alphabet Games


An enjoyable way to practise key reading skills

Rag the rat

Read Write Inc.

Ruth Miskin’s Read Write Inc. phonics programme teaches reading, writing, and spelling with proven success

Extra help with phonics

Phonics made easy

Oxford Owl

Free phonics help and support

Oxford Owl is a FREE website built to support you with your child’s learning. You’ll find lots of help and support for phonics, including a guide on how to say the sounds correctly and answers to frequently asked questions, such as 'why does my child need to use the phonics method?'