Phonics Terminology Explained



Many teachers know they should be teaching phonics, but they get nervous when, the often complex meta-language gets thrown around. Who isn’t afraid of words like digraph, diphthong and the dreaded schwa? Teaching phonics well, requires teachers to share and use this meta-language with students and colleagues. The good news is that this two hour course will explain the meanings of all the terminology you could possibly need. You will learn child friendly classroom application of the terminology too. As a bonus, you can download a display for your classroom that will help you and your students to use the language of phonics with confidence.