tall tales tuesday – Usborne Phonics Reader

now that K is starting to read, we’ve had a lot of fun with “Fox on a Box” and look forward to working our way through the rest of these readers.  using synthetic/blended phonics to teach reading with colourful, fun illustrations, these books seem to make my little reader want to read more.

The Guardian – Reading Lessons: Why synthetic phonics doesn’t work

BBC – Five things about phonics

tes – Imposing synthetic phonics is ‘almost abuse’ says academic