Synthetic Phonics – An Introduction to Jolly Phonics


This PD provides a guide to the three basic skills of Jolly Phonics, a synthetic phonics program. The 42 phonemes (letter sounds) are explored as well as the related phonetic skills of blending (reading) and segmenting (writing). This PD would be suitable for teachers, staff and parents with little or no experience with the Jolly Phonics program or for a general staff meeting about synthetic phonics.

Completing this course will contribute to 2 hours and 30 minutes of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 1.2.2; 1.5.2; 2.1.2; 2.3.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.