Phonics

Phonics
 
Thank you for taking an interest in your child's reading. As you probably know, children are taught to read using a system known as synthetic phonics. At Darite, we teach this using a scheme called Letters and Sounds to see our Guide for parents.
 
 
When helping your child with reading, several other websites are worth a look;
 
  
 
The Oxford Owl site has a large number of books on it that can be accessed in an electronic format free of charge. Reading e-books is popular with children and can often motivate them to read for longer than when reading paper books!