Aus: Infamous Phonics Debate - 'Phonics in context is NOT enough: Synthetic phonics and learning to read'

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Re: Aus: Debate - 'Phonics in context is NOT enough: Synthetic phonics and learning to read'

Postby Debbie_Hepplewhite » Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:36 am

Here is a great response to the debate in NSW written by Kirsten Duncombe:


THINK ON THIS

A response to the NSW Teachers Federation's public stance on the teaching of reading


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Re: Aus: Debate - 'Phonics in context is NOT enough: Synthetic phonics and learning to read'

Postby Debbie_Hepplewhite » Sat Dec 22, 2018 3:19 pm

Here is the entire transcript of the phonics debate via the Five from Five site. This is invaluable for people who don't have the time or inclination to watch the debate in its entirety. I also think it is important to have on record exactly what was said, and by whom:

Phonics Debate Transcript: Phonics in context is not enough


https://www.fivefromfive.org.au/phonics ... ot-enough/

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