First Rate Phonics
An expertly structured synthetic phonics programme based on the science of reading. This multisensory, code-oriented, comprehensive approach to literacy has been designed by teachers—for teachers.
Validated by DfE in England
Sounds-Write is validated by the Department for Education (DfE) in England as an effective systematic synthetic phonics programme (SSP).
Results that matter
Sounds-Write are the best literacy programme a school can choose. But you don’t need to take our word for just how good it is…
Endorsed by DoE in Western Australia
Sounds-Write is one of the high-quality phonics programmes endorsed by the Department of Education (DoE) in Western Australia.
Getting Started with Sounds-Write
There are many ways to get started. Perhaps you’d like to visit a training school to see Sounds-Write in action, browse the upcoming flagship course dates or chat with a member of our friendly team!
Sounds-Write Training Schools offer taster days for those wanting to see the Sounds-Write approach in action in the classroom.
Our flagship course is the Sounds-Write Practitioner Training. We offer it online and, in UK and Australia, we also run it face-to-face.
Parents & Carers
Advice on supporting your child at home, free resources and our course for parents and carers, ‘Help your child to read and write’.
Support from our team
We have a team of friendly Sounds-Write experts who can support you in getting started with your Sounds-Write journey.
Browse our books & resources
We have Sounds-Write workbooks, storybooks, classroom resources, and an iOS app.