ages 4 to 5
The course provides a simple introduction to our main phonics program for younger children. Stage 1 covers every letter of the alphabet and all the primary sounds of the alphabet with a special emphasis on the short vowels. Whilst learning the alphabet phonemes, the children will focus on simple blending and segmenting.
Role-play activities help with children’s understanding of sounds and their relation to target vocabulary.
Early writing skills are developed using pre-cursive letters.
Structured activities to develop reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.