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Posts Tagged ‘pseudo words’

How Can I Improve My Phonic Screening Check Results?

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Working With Pseudo Words Is A Big Part Of The Answer I had a fantastic experience this week. I went to a KS1 meeting with teachers from all our local schools. We started chatting about phonics and one of the teachers, who was new to the school […]

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‘Bum’ And The Phonic Screening Check 2014

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It’s Back To School, And Back To Teaching Phonics In The Classroom I’ve been looking back through the Phonic Screening Check answer sheets to try and analyse where mistakes were made and what I could do to help the children improve their phonic knowledge and blending skills. […]

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Is Teaching Synthetic Phonics to Children Who Can Already Read a Form of Child Abuse?

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    Is The Teaching Of Phonics Really That Bad? I’ve just read the pamphlet ‘To read or not to read: decoding Synthetic Phonics’ by Dr Andrew Davis, which was in the news this week.  It’s available to read at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/  – (Impact 20: 2013).  In it […]

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