Published: May 2012
This title incorporates both a phonics and context-based approach to literacy to ensure that you can hit literacy targets, whilst ensuring children are
engaged and become life-long readers. It is a comprehensive and practical guide on how to teach children aged 0-7 to read and write. Each practical
suggestion is supported by cutting-edge research by Dominic Wyse, a leading expert in primary literacy.
Split into clear, easy-to-understand sections by age, this title covers how to:
Build on what children know;assess childrens needs
This must-have guide explains the theory behind best practice, followed by a practical example that can be considered in the context of your setting, Full
colour photographs, case studies and action points are used throughout.
About the authors
Dominic Wyse is a professor at The Institute of Education. He was a senior lecturer in Primary and Early Years Education and a Fellow of Churchill College,
Cambridge. A major strand of Dominics research work is on the teaching of English, language and literacy. Dominic was consulted for the government review
of the National Curriculum in 2011, and is a prolific author.