I wrote Read Write Inc. Phonics to teach reading and writing.
I wove the teaching of reading and writing together into one programme: each reading activity supports the next, each writing activity builds upon the one before. The reading and writing activities intertwine to make Read Write Inc. greater than the sum of its parts.
In Read Write Inc. schools, teachers teach their children to:
And this is just in the Reception class!
In Year 1 they teach more punctuation and grammar, and support children to write their own compositions. Children are then able to use these skills to write confidently at other times of the day too, not just in their Read Write Inc. lessons.
Keep the ‘write’ in Read Write Inc.