Read Write Inc.

Read Write Inc.

A dynamic whole-school literacy programme rooted in synthetic phonics with inspiring professional development

Read Write Inc., developed by Ruth Miskin, offers a transformational approach to teaching literacy which raises results and standards of behaviour across the whole school.

Ruth Miskin is one of the UK's leading authorities on teaching children to read. Her dynamic approach to teaching reading and writing is proven to deliver results fast.  Read about Ruth Miskin 

  • Supported by inspiring training delivered by literacy experts
  • Proven to improve the teaching and learning ethos across the whole school
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Series contains:

  • Five free-standing programmes which can be used independently or as a whole school literacy programme.
  • Covers phonics, writing, literacy and language skills, spelling, and intervention.
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Read Write Inc. Phonics case studies

Paradigm Trust

PSC success for trusts in areas of disadvantage

Ark, DRET, Harris, Paradigm and other trusts talk about their success with Read Write Inc.

Kalim's reading journey

Watch Kalim's reading journey with Read Write Inc. Phonics.

Grange Doncaster

Grange Lane Infant Academy, Doncaster

"Our children make progress in reading regardless of their background, language or SEND status"

Paradigm Trust

Paradigm Trust, East London and Ipswich

"Ruth Miskin Training has made a significant contribution to the overall effectiveness of education scross the trust"

Westgate Hill

Westgate Hill Primary Academy, Newcastle Upon Tyne

"I absolutely love RWI and wholeheartedly recommend this programme to any school."


Read Write Inc. FAQs

Answers to popular questions about Read Write Inc.

Read Write Inc International Schools Hub

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Support for international schools using Read Write Inc.

Find support resources and information for schools based outside the UK

Read Write Inc. programmes


Transform reading progress for every child. DfE validated SSP Read Write Inc. Phonics for Reception to Year 4 (P1- P5).

Read Write Inc. Comprehension


Develop reading fluency and comprehension. Read Write Inc. Comprehension for Years 2-4 (P3-P5).

Fresh Start

Support older struggling readers. Read Write Inc. Fresh Start for Years 5-8 (P6-S2).

Read Write Inc. Programmes

Read Write Inc. Literacy and Language grammar teaching

Literacy and Language

Create lifelong readers and writers with great comprehension skills. Read Write Inc. Literacy and Language for Years 2 – 6 (P3-P7).

Read Write Inc. Spelling


Embed impressive spelling skills in just 15 minutes a day. Read Write Inc. Spelling for Years 2 – 6 (P3-P7).

Phonics for Nursery

Support pre-school children with Read Write Inc. Phonics for Nursery.

Read Write Inc: Parent support

Read Write Inc: Parent support

Read Write Inc: Parent support

Practical support for parents to support reading practice at home.

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Ruth Miskin Training

Training from the experts on teaching Read Write Inc.

Ongoing training, professional development and support from Ruth Miskin’s team of experienced regional trainers helps you to develop an expert team of reading teachers to deliver long term success for your school and your pupils.


  • We are absolutely over the moon with our Reception profile scores for this year & we all firmly believe that Read Write Inc. is the key reason for such dramatic improvements with our Reception children.

    Head Teacher, Oakfield Community Primary School

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