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Sound Progress – Making phonics fun!

Sound Progress – Making phonics fun!

New research shows the impact of online precision teaching using Sound Progress!

  • Do you have students that are not making progress with word level reading skills and decoding?
  • Have you used precision teaching but found it hard to find time for planning, administering and recording?

A recent study conducted by Kent Educational Psychology Service and University College London has shown that using Sound  Progress in school improves decoding and single word reading significantly. Please click here for the full report findings.

Purchase your license for Sound Progress here today!

A user friendly online programme that will help people deliver the intervention well.

• Promoting the application of phonics in reading through automaticity.
• Achieving a consistent approach to support across the school. 
• High quality knowledge about individual children's learning - Regular practise of blending and segmenting.
• Making it fun.

A new evidence based Intervention for children’s early literacy skills.

Sound Progress is a new online Precision Teaching programme for schools. Developed by Kent Educational Psychology Service it can be used on tablets, laptops and computers to support children who need extra help with their early literacy skills.

Precision Teaching is one of the most effective teaching strategies for ensuring high levels of fluency and accuracy and tailors teaching for children who are finding learning difficult. It provides high quality information about the rate of progress an individual is making and helps build fluency and automaticity. It involves short one minute tasks to build skills through regular practice. Through monitoring and carefully tracking the progress of an individual child, changes can be made within the programme to ensure that the individual child is learning as fast as they can.
 

Feedback from schools who have trialled Sound Progress highlighted how much the children enjoyed using the programme:
"The children have enjoyed the challenge and feeling a sense of achievement.  They were always happy to participate and were encouraged by the timer. They have shown improved self correction, segmenting and blending when reading."

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Pricing – how the licences work:

Below is a breakdown of the packages available.

A 10 licence package will allow the school to start 10 children on the programme at any point in the coming year from when payments start. Each child can use the programme for a year from when they start using the programme (when an adult registers them).

  • Package of 3 licences is £153.75
  • Package of 5 licences is £256.25
  • Package of 10 licences is £512.50
  • Package of 20 licences is £768.75
  • Unlimited licences is £1025

To order the programme please complete the order form here, alternatively if you have any queries please contact educationalpsychology@kent.gov.uk

There are regular Webinars being held to walk you through the system. To take part in one of these webinars please email soundprogress.admin@kent.gov.uk

Further advice and support is available from KEPS, if you would like to follow it up with additional training or talk about the results that you get with children, please contact us at:

Telephone: 03000 410250
E-mail: educationalpsychology@kent.gov.uk