Phonics – Observing and Planning


Observation of a Discrete Systematic Synthetic Phonics Lesson

You will benefit from your phonics lesson being observed by an experienced teacher who will help you to identify your strengths and suggest how to improve your work.

Here is a template to support those observations:


Daily Planner for a Discrete Systematic Synthetic Phonics Lesson

You may use this format to plan a 4-part discrete SSP lesson. Be sure to include appropriate SSP terminology, to note opportunities for AFL and to include details of any necessary differentiation.