Looking for free phonics resources, printables, on-line games? We post all new updates here, so check out what is new here..en-usphonicsThu, 27 Nov 2008 05:24:16 GMTThu, 27 Nov 2008 05:24:16 GMTatozphonics.comTeaching alphabet letters?
Fun activities for teaching alphabet lettersThu, 27 Nov 2008 05:24:15 GMTWater Balloon Alphabet Fun
Outdoor activity: Fill a laundry basket with water balloons. Write one letter on each balloon, repeating letters often. I do a group of 8 childrenThu, 27 Nov 2008 05:23:36 GMTAlliteration for Early Readers
Using alliteration to learn Phonics and the Alphabet.Thu, 27 Nov 2008 05:21:49 GMTClose watch of the mouth and face
The best way for a child to understand phonics is asking the child to come close to your face and watch your mouth move when making sounds. This willThu, 27 Nov 2008 05:20:17 GMTA to Z Tongue Twisters
An agile, angry ape addled up the avenue. Beware, the bee buzzed boistrously, Beware the bitter brew. Crying came the crone creeping from the coldThu, 27 Nov 2008 05:18:24 GMT"A" alliteration
Alligators attacked and ate all animals.Thu, 27 Nov 2008 05:16:32 GMTBeginning Letters Alphabet Game
Place 4 letters around the room on adjacent walls. eg) a, b,c and d Tell the children to stand in the middle of the room and run to the letter whichThu, 27 Nov 2008 05:12:48 GMTFridge Phonics Reviews
I love Fridge Phonics - but it lacks one thing! Wed, 01 Oct 2008 10:22:31 GMTFree phonics printable worksheets
Updated! free phonics printable worksheets for teachers and homeschoolWed, 01 Oct 2008 10:16:00 GMTword blends
Using word blends to teach phonics. Free printablesWed, 01 Oct 2008 10:13:38 GMTFree Alphabet Printables
Print this adorable printable alphabet frieze for the classroom or home. Lots of free alphabet printables at A to Z phonicsSat, 06 Sep 2008 01:54:48 GMTPhonics Sitemap! We didn't get #1 Google page rank for nothing!
Find your way around our phonics site by clicking on the sitemapTue, 02 Sep 2008 00:09:02 GMTAre you teaching phonics?
Phonics facts and articles to help you in your quest in teaching phonicsTue, 02 Sep 2008 00:07:04 GMTEducational Magazines
How to get Educational Magazines full of educational aids and resources delivered direct to your doorTue, 02 Sep 2008 00:04:01 GMTClickN read Phonics Review
compare ClickN Read with other phonic reading programsMon, 01 Sep 2008 23:46:35 GMTHelp! Which Phonic Reading Program?
What makes a good phonic reading program?Mon, 01 Sep 2008 23:41:01 GMTHooked on Phonics Reviews
Read what others have to say about Hooked on Phonics - the good, bad and ugly!Mon, 01 Sep 2008 23:28:13 GMTBlends, Consonant ClustersBlends, Consonant & Digraph Clusters
Free blends flashcards. What is the difference between a consonant & digraph cluster?Mon, 01 Sep 2008 23:24:40 GMT44 phonic sounds of the English Language
Consonant & Vowels make up our phonic sounds. Listen to them here..Mon, 01 Sep 2008 23:23:07 GMTFree Lesson Plans
More Free Phonics lesson plans for teaching letter sounds. Mon, 01 Sep 2008 23:09:15 GMTPrintable Reading Games and More!
Here are your Reading Games just for visiting A to Z Phonics!Mon, 01 Sep 2008 11:37:25 GMTThe Alphabet
Everything you will ever need to teach the alphabet..Mon, 01 Sep 2008 11:26:05 GMTWhat are the high frequency words?
Does your child need to learn the high frequency words?Mon, 01 Sep 2008 11:23:11 GMTMonster or Mouse?
When my grandson Bradley was learning the alaphabet we sang the song as either the Monster or the Mouse, in a deep monster voice or in a high-pitchedWed, 27 Aug 2008 07:18:50 GMTOnline Phonics Magazine
Step by step phonics for early reading successWed, 13 Aug 2008 09:20:58 GMTReading Lesson Plans
Follow how one mother uses the reading lesson plans to teach her two sons how to read..step by step..Fri, 08 Aug 2008 18:14:54 GMTPhonics International Review - An honest review - try before you buy!
I purchased Phonics International - was it worth it?Sun, 03 Aug 2008 08:08:46 GMTWhat phonics programme do I use?
I have been looking for a phonics reading programme that does not heavily rely on sightwords. I have purchased many for review purposes - but they never live up to my expectations and fall short of what I look for to teach my students to read...until now..Wed, 30 Jul 2008 22:15:30 GMTDancing Donkeys Alliteration
Daring Donkeys danced during Darla's diet Dr. Pepper drinking dogSun, 27 Jul 2008 09:00:18 GMTHooked on Phonics Learn to Read
It is the perfect fit for us! I began homeschooling my son in Kindergarten last November. In only 8 months- 20 minutes a day, 5x a week- he is nowSun, 27 Jul 2008 08:45:43 GMTPhonics Printables
Phonics Printables - all you need to teach phonics for early reading successFri, 11 Jul 2008 23:12:10 GMTIs it time to buy a reading lamp?
You know it's time to buy a reading lamp when...Sat, 05 Jul 2008 08:32:53 GMTReading Software
Guidelines to help you choose reading software to teach phonics. I have found the only programme that does NOT use sightwords. The first unit is FREESat, 05 Jul 2008 02:27:23 GMTFrontline Phonics
A to Z Phonics Reading Programs. All about Frontline PhonicsSat, 05 Jul 2008 02:24:06 GMTLearn to Read
Follow our 6 Steps to help your child learn to read.Sun, 29 Jun 2008 02:10:49 GMTPhonics Rules
Do you need to teach phonics rules?Sat, 28 Jun 2008 04:30:05 GMTPhonics Resource
Click here to find the best phonics resource...and the best thing is..you already own it!Fri, 27 Jun 2008 08:21:33 GMTTeaching Phonics - what to teach and when
Teaching Phonics - what to teach and when to teach it!Thu, 26 Jun 2008 22:55:33 GMTPhonics Definition & Glossary
Search for a phonics definition including related terms in our linked referenced phonics glossarySun, 22 Jun 2008 09:02:11 GMTTeaching the Alphabet
What you need to know before you start teaching the alphabetSat, 21 Jun 2008 08:36:55 GMTNew Look and Feel
I am re-designing the phonics site, so you may find that some pages are not the same - a long process, but one for the better - thank you for your patience xxxSat, 21 Jun 2008 06:14:46 GMTNew! PowerPoint Phonics Games!
I have just added a phonemic awareness game for little ones to learn the art of rhyming! This is my first attempt at making a powerpoint - I am so excited - many more to come! It is only a short game so go find your little one and try the rhyme game. Let me know what you think!
The link to the game is right at the bottom of the page - link to it here:Sat, 21 Jun 2008 06:12:13 GMTPhonics Lessons
which letters should you teach first in your phonics lessons?Fri, 11 Jan 2008 22:45:26 GMTLearning the alphabet
Helping you decide which toys will aid in learning the alphabet letters - What to look for.Sun, 30 Sep 2007 07:12:38 GMTPrintable Alphabet
I have just added a printable alphabet to my <A HREF="http://atozphonics.com/alphabetprintables.html">alphabet printables page!</A>
I have made a colour & a black/white version to save on the ink. They are large A4 size.
Check them out...Tue, 25 Sep 2007 03:19:53 GMTJolly Phonics Lesson Plan 2 is here!
I have had so many people asking me when Lesson Plan number 2 will be arriving, that I thought I would let you all know via the Blog! So...
It is here! Over 30+ pages, covering the letter sounds: c, k, ck, e, h, r, m, d.
I follow the Jolly Phonics order of letters being taught at any one time.
Check it out<A HREF="http://atozphonics.com/lessonplans.html">here!</A>
Thanks for all the comments I am receiving - you are obviously enjoying them!
Enjoy - Blessings, JaneSat, 22 Sep 2007 20:52:03 GMTprintable worksheets just added...
I have just added a few more worksheets for the beginning consonants: /g/ /h/ /j/ /k/ /l/ and /m/.
Let me know if you find them useful!
Print them <A HREF="http://atozphonics.com/phonicsprintableworksheets.html">here!</A>Thu, 20 Sep 2007 09:59:28 GMTphonics worksheet for /ch/ and /sh/ initial sounds
I have been introducing Caleb to digraphs today - the /ch/ and /sh/ sounds.
Here is a printable you can use to help teach them.
Print it <A HREF="http://atozphonics.com/support-files/shch.pdf">here!</A>
We discussed how the /sh/ sound can come at the beginning of a word such as: ship, shell, and also at the end of a word: gush, rush,
He was very please with himself! Anyway, let me know how you get on with this printable. It is very simple - but then they are usually the best ones!
Have a great day - Jane xxTue, 04 Sep 2007 02:01:35 GMTTeach your children well
Today I found a useful website created by Manda from Teach Your Children Well.
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Visit the <A HREF="http://www.teachyourchildrenwell.org">Teach your children well site today</A>Sat, 25 Aug 2007 03:20:24 GMTIs your reading programme synthetic phonics based?
How does synthetic phonics deal with tricky words that cannot be decoded?Mon, 16 Jul 2007 01:33:51 GMT