Help your child become a confident reader

Your child will build confidence and social skills for a successful future in English.

In this course, your child will:

  • learn the 42 letter sounds
  • learn handwriting skills and letter formation
  • learn how to combine sounds to make words
  • identify sounds in words and segment them to spell
  • be introduced to tricky words – words that cannot be decoded using phonics
  • learn about alternative spelling – different spellings that are pronounced the same way
  • learn to write what they can say

After completing our series of Phonics courses, your child will have the phonics skills and be able to read and write based on the sounds.

Learning outcomes for your child:

  • To gain confidence in reading and spelling (At the end of the series of courses, children will be able to use letter sounds confidently to read and spell.)
  • Use letter sounds to sound out new words
  • Use letter sounds to help them spell
  • Develop motor skills and the ability to form letters correctly
  • Read and spell high-frequency tricky words
  • Write what they can say in phrases or short sentences

Course details:

  • Classes start in January at the British Council Kuala Lumpur and Mutiara Damansara
  • The course is for 18 weeks