‘Jolly Phonics is truly one of the best gifts that I have been given as an educator’ When the Phoenix Country Day School in Paradise Valley, Arizona, started using Jolly Phonics, they – like many other schools across America – were stunned at the phenomenal success they started enjoying. Indeed, Jaki Ivins, the Head of […]
John Dabell from Teach Reading and Writing reviews The Grammar 6 Handbook. Read more here. “The content of the handbook is designed to extend and polish children’s understanding of grammar and introduces them to new elements. It teaches new spelling patterns, supports the greater understanding of sentence structure, expands vocabulary and comprehension, and cultivates dictionary […]
By Olubusola Eshiet “In your PhD thesis I was struck by your references to teenage and adult non-readers.” He continued, “I would be very interested in taking this further with a proposal.” And Chris Jolly’s proposal? “We would take a group of non-reading older pupils and train them to be 1:1 mentors of children in […]
“I have learned everything I know from Sara, Sue and the children that I have taught over the past 15 years and I desperately wanted other teachers to experience what I did first hand: that light-bulb moment when you think “Aha!” now I know what all the fuss is about. Jolly Grammar…where have you been […]
Chris Jolly, our MD, describes his unusual trip to the Comoros Islands to train teachers (and four school children!) in Jolly Phonics as part of his philanthropic initiative in African state schools. Read the full article here.
Claire, one of our newest recruits, attends BETT for the first time this year! Read the full article here.
What do you expect from a Jolly Phonics Training? Read the full article here.
Why is it that one in five children fails to learn to be functionally literate in English? Read the full article here.
When the Jolly Music online course launched in Ireland on 1st July, we waited with excitement to see what the reactions of teachers would be. Would teachers find the audio and video footage helpful? Would they ‘get’ Jolly Music?
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First Trip to Russia for Jolly Phonics
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We are delighted to announce that the Jolly Phonics Lessons app is now available to download for both Apple and Android phones and tablets and, for a limited time only, is completely free! Download it now whilst you can!