Tag Archives: phonics

iOS App Profile: Word Wizard

Word Wizard is a nicely made app that practices letter/sound recognition and spelling.  It has two main functions – the “moveable alphabet” and “spelling quizzes”. In “moveable alphabet”, learners use the iPad in much the same way as they would … Continue reading

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Teach Your Monster to Read

I had a look at this fabulous free resource down at BETT last week.  It has been funded by the people behind Usborne books, and is aimed at children following a synthetic phonics programme.  The creators spent some time with … Continue reading

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iOS App Profile – abc PocketPhonics

I am often asked which apps are good for phonics practice.  There are many, many apps out there which focus on this very thing, so the choice can seem overwhelming.  On balance, this is my favourite all rounder, for the … Continue reading

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