Further Reading on Synthetic Phonics

Further reading on Synthetic Phonics: A systematic, Synthetic Phonics approach is already endorsed by the English speaking governments.

Further research papers:

  • Reading by Six: How the Best Schools do it. This report finds that success is based on a determination that every child will learn to read, together with a very rigorous and sequential approach to developing speaking and listening, and teaching reading, writing and spelling through systematic phonics.
  • Dunbartonshire, Scotland, how an entire region made zero reading failure a reality for all children. Read the theory turned into action. A very inspiring read.
  • The Clackmannanshire Study in Scotland found that children taught using Synthetic Phonics were still ahead of their peers in reading and spelling some seven years later.

For a much weightier read on children’s reading and Synthetic Phonics: