A simple handbook to guide you through this comprehensive programme. It includes activity sheets for supported practice, teaching sequences, step-by-step lesson plans, photocopiable flashcards for Phase 5, 'say the sounds' posters, guidance and tips from Debbie Hepplewhite, and support for home-school links, SEN and classroom management.
Specialising as an independent synthetic phonics teacher and trainer, Debbie is an experienced primary school teacher and ex-Headteacher. She is an advisor for the UK Reading Reform Foundation and has been key to the development of the UK Government's promotion of synthetic phonics teaching. Author and illustrator team, Roderick Hunt and Alex Brychta, are two of the most experienced and successful reading scheme creators in the world. In 2008, Roderick Hunt received an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for services to education, particularly literacy. This was followed by further success when Roderick and Alex won the prestigious Outstanding Achievement Award at the Education Resources Awards 2009.