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Jolly Phonics - a child-centred approach to teaching literacy Jolly Learning

Jolly Phonics - a child-centred approach to teaching literacy Jolly Learning
What is Jolly Phonics? Jolly Phonics is a fun and child centred approach to teaching literacy through synthetic phonics. With actions for each of the 42 letter sounds, the multi-sensory method is very motivating for children and teachers, who can see their students achieve. The letter sounds are split into seven groups as shown below. Letter Sound Order The sounds are taught in a specific order (not alphabetically). How does Jolly Phonics work? Using a synthetic phonics approach, Jolly Phonics teaches children the five key skills for reading and writing. The five skills taught in Jolly Phonics 1.Learning the letter sounds Children are taught the 42 main letter sounds. 2.Learning letter formation Using different multi-sensory methods, children learn how to form and write the letters. 3.Blending Children are taught how to blend the sounds together to read and write new words. 4.Identifying the sounds in words (Segmenting) 5.Tricky words

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Jolly Phonics is a good resource for teachers to use in the classroom. The website incorporates five skills such as: learning sounds, letter formation, blending, identifying sounds in words, and best of all it goes over the tricky words in the English language. by bonita21 Nov 2

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