St Nicholas Church of EnglandPrimary Academy


Welcome toSt Nicholas Church of England Primary Academy

Read Write Inc

Read Write Inc. Phonics is a whole-school approach to teaching literacy for children aged 4 to 9 that creates fluent readers, confident speakers and willing writers.

Parent video: Understanding Phonics

Parent video: Introduction to Daily Read Write Inc. Phonics Lessons

Read Write Inc. Phonics is a daily session that helps children to build up sound knowledge and recognition.


The first step is to teach children the 'Set 1 Sounds'. It is crucial at this stage to ensure children are pronouncing the sounds correctly. Watch the video below to support practise at home. 

Parent video: How to say the sounds

Parent video: Sound blending