Skills for Life Materials LLP
Together we make learning work...
Phonic Reading Books
We specialise in teaching reading to adults and offer training as well as materials.
Please contact us to discuss your needs.
Our most recent project is Hearsay Books
This series of books have been written with adults and young people in mind. The
books are specifically written to provide accessible, age appropriate reading material
for those who really struggle with reading.
Research has shown that in the UK alone, there is a substantial number of adults and
young people whose literacy skills are far below what is needed for work and independent
This target audience may be found within mainstream secondary schools, special education
establishments, adult and community education, the criminal justice system, employment
and training, including many others from hard to reach and vulnerable groups in society.
Uses a structured, synthetic phonics approach
Age appropriate content
Engaging story lines and opportunities to read non-fiction
Text presented at the alphabetic code knowledge of emergent and developing readers thus building confidence and self-esteem
Minimum of ten books at each level ensuring the much needed opportunity to reinforce and practise developing phonic skills
Optional follow-on activities to aid comprehension and simultaneous writing skills
Opportunities for group or 1:1 discussion about issues raised within some of the storylines
What are the features of Hearsay books?
Click here to visit our contact page.
Click to Return