How to Teach the Alphabet | Reading Lessons

This short video offers practical ideas for parents to help children learn the alphabet, including tips for simple visual and tactile aids that can be used to assist children in building a strong knowledge of letter names.

Starfall ABC App Preview: Full Alphabet A to Z

Each letter of the alphabet is introduced by its letter name, with children then encouraged to focus on the sound the letter makes. Photos and animations are used to illustrate the letter sounds, with letters represented in both lower and upper case forms.

Mr Thorne Does Phonics

Mr Thorne Does Phonics

Mr Thorne and Geraldine the Giraffe take children through the alphabet, teaching them about letter names and sounds, and how letter sounds come together to form words.

Ruth Miskin’s Top Tips for Parents

In this series of short videos, reading expert Ruth Miskin gives helpful and important tips to parents helping their children learn letter sounds, including how to pronounce sounds and how to help children remember the links between letters and sounds.