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Sounds English Phonics

Sounds English Phonics is the innovative new learn-to-read app from the dedicated educators and parents behind Zaprendo.

Set in the imaginative world of planet Lumos, learners are guided on a journey of discovery and growth as they work to help the planet’s citizens, the Lumins, light up the Great Learning Tree.

Learn to read, love to read.


Benefits

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Accelerates learning with synthetic phonics approach

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Supports correct pronunciation

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Empowers learners to go at their own pace

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Teaches only the sounds they don’t know

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Creates confident independent readers


Key features

  • Perfect for learners with a reading age of 6-8 years, and English language learners of all ages.

  • Synthetic phonics based approach using 92 essential written sounds and 1800 practice words.

  • Application of successful classroom strategies in a powerful digital tool.

  • Algorithm based learning which identifies the specific needs of each learner, teaching them only the sounds they don’t know.

  • Uses “Formative Assessment” – identifies from errors that should be learnt next.

  • In-depth tutorial.

  • Videos of all 92 sounds with choice of British or American accent to teach correct pronunciation.

  • Progress tracked through a personalised calendar.

  • Self-driven learning requiring zero adult intervention.

  • Accelerated reading achievement preparing learners to tackle more challenging and interesting reading.


‘Sounds English Phonics is an excellent product and I recommend it to all teachers.’

Robert Eves, Grade 3 Teacher, St John’s Green School, Essex