Clare Sealy: '13 things you need to know about phonics' (TES)

Downloads and links to relevant research and articles, along with book recommendations.
User avatar
Posts: 2260
Joined: Sat May 23, 2015 4:42 pm

Clare Sealy: '13 things you need to know about phonics' (TES)

Postby Debbie_Hepplewhite » Sun Sep 22, 2019 11:17 am

Quite frankly it's really refreshing and long-awaited that the Times Education Supplement (TES) published something positive and useful about systematic synthetic phonics provision.

Well done to Clare Sealy for her very readable, and helpful, article:

13 things you need to know about phonics

The science is clear on what works, argues Clare Sealy, but why don’t more teachers know about it? ... ut-phonics

At the time of me starting this new thread, the link to my free printable Alphabetic Code Charts that Clare references is not working. In the event the TES team fail to sort it out, here is the link you need:

If you do Twitter, Clare is well worth following, here is her username:


Head of curriculum & standards, States of Guernsey. Ex head of St Matthias primary, Tower Hamlets.

Return to “Research and Recommended Reading”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests