Useful Reading Websites / Smartphone Apps
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b007t298 stories that support phase 3 and 5 phonic sounds
https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk lots of free games that will give your child opportunities to practise using their phonics to read and spell words and sentences. Covers all phonic phases taught.
http://www.letters-and-sounds.com useful games and resources for all phonic phases taught. Resources can be printed and used at home to support your child.
https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/reading/phonics-made-easy/ useful pronunciation guide as well as other handy hints and tips for parents. Also supports the idea of developing confident readers.
https://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/literacy.html lots of fun interactive games to support the phonics and reading. Covers all phases taught.
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/5-7-years/letters-and-sounds Age appropriate options for Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1. Covers: Phonics letters and sounds, Punctuation, Words and Spelling as well as Learn to Read Stories.
http://www.hairyphonics.com – some great free phonics games. Other apps available at a cost of £2.99 for phones and tablets/ipads