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Hairy Phonics 1

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Hairy Phonics 1

After learning letter sounds you need to master consonant digraphs.

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If you enjoyed the award-winning Hairy Letters, you’ll love Hairy Phonics.


About the App

After learning the alphabet the next step is the introduction of consonant digraphs – where two consonants join together and make one sound.

Hairy Phonics develops phonemic awareness. This is a particularly important skill for those with dyslexia. Designed for 4-6 years.


How it Works

  • Learn consonant digraphs and floss doubles : sh, ch, th, ck, ff, ll, ss, zz, ng.
  • Guides you through a structured sequence of learning.
  • Phonic animations link an action with the sound.
  • Trace the letters with your finger.
  • Play games to blend the phonemes into a whole word.
  • Save all the Hairies and see them dance.

British English.
No in-app purchases or advertising.

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