Give Your Child the Phonics Advantage!

Why smart parents & leading schools use Phonics Hero:

  • It’s step-by-step, building from sounds to single words and then sentences, with children making daily leaps toward conquering reading and spelling.
  • Confidence in reading and spelling soars.
  • Children love it: frustration-free learning with engaging games and a cool storyline!
  • 3 years of content will take your child from sounding out their first word to the limitless world of independent reading.

Parent Approved


Fast Results



Saw an improvement in
their child’s reading  


Saw an improvement in
their child’s spelling  
*Based on a survey of 115 parent users conducted in October 2017.

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How We Teach Your Child to Read and Spell


Join our superhero gang!

Your child joins our superhero, Zak, on a mission to rescue his friends from Dr. Lazy Bones. To save each hero, they’ll play lively and varied synthetic phonics games; catching flying spaceships, feeding hungry tigers, dressing pooches and more!

3 years of learning – anywhere

26 levels systematically teach your child to read and spell. With unlimited play, your child can play at home or school on a computer, iPad or Android tablet.

Monitor progress

In-depth reporting will track your child’s achievements and enable you to give the extra support that makes all the difference.

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Try Some of Our Reading and Spelling Phonics Games

step1Step 1 – Knowing the sounds
step 1 - learn the sounds with Phonics Hero

Your child learns a group of sounds and matches the sound with a letter.

step 2 - reading with Phonics HeroStep 2 – Reading words with these sounds

Your child learns to blend (or glue) these sounds together to read words.

step 3- spelling with Phonics HeroStep 3 – Spelling words with these sounds

Next your child is taught to listen for the sounds in a word and to identify the letter associated with it – spelling!

step 4- reading tricky words with Phonics HeroStep 4 – Reading camera/tricky words

Tricky words, such as ‘the’ and ‘was’ are harder to read, but are essential because they occur so often in children’s books and writing.

step 5 - spelling tricky words with Phonics HeroStep 5 – Spell camera/tricky words

Next, your child learns to spell these tricky words so they can move onto writing sentences.

step6Step 6 – Sentence reading

We put all these skills together to read sentences and stories; growing your child’s confidence for a love of reading!

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Give Your Child the Phonics Advantage!