About Read Write Inc. Phonics
Q: What is Read Write Inc. Phonics?
A: Read Write Inc. Phonics is a whole-school approach to teaching literacy for 4 to 9-year olds that creates fluent readers, confident speakers and willing writers. It integrates phonics with comprehension, writing, grammar, spelling and handwriting using engaging partner work and drama. The online subscription provides planning and assessment support plus beautifully illustrated stories and poems.
You can find out more about Read Write Inc. Phonics in our Walkthroughs which provide a helpful visual guide to using the programme resources.
Q: How do I get started with my subscription?
A: Join us for a free webinar to help get you started with your Read Write Inc. Phonics subscription.
The webinar will cover accessing and setting up your subscription on Oxford Owl for School, including managing staff access and where you can find further help and support.
If you sign up, you’ll receive a recording of the webinar once it has taken place.Book your place
Q: What’s included in my subscription?
A: You can see a list of the main types of files available in Read Write Inc. Phonics in the ‘Overview of Read Write Inc. Phonics Online’ PDF document which you will find by searching for this title in the Search bar. The resources include:
- Assessment trackers
- Speed Sounds practice sheets
- support for teaching handwriting
- Storybook interactive and downloadable files*
- Storytime interactive files*
- Poetry Time interactive files*
- One-to-one tutoring guidance
- Reference files
* These Read Write Inc. Phonics interactive files contain Speedy Green Word slideshows, screens to model writing, artwork prompts, proofreading activities and printable files.
Q: Which devices can I use with Read Write Inc. Phonics?
A: Read Write Inc. Phonics is designed for use on iPads, Macs, laptops and PCs and on interactive whiteboards.
Interactive whiteboards: the interactive files are designed for use on interactive whiteboards for whole-class teaching. The downloadable files and one-to-one tutoring videos are designed for the teacher, but could also be viewed on the interactive whiteboard if wished.
iPads: the design and the functionality within Read Write Inc. Phonics work best in landscape mode. For this reason, we do not recommend using portrait mode on the iPad with your subscription.Setting up and managing my subscription