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Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised

Big Cat Phonics for Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised has been developed in collaboration with two English Hubs, Wandle Learning Trust and Little Sutton Primary School. It comprises of classroom resources to support the Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised SSP and a range of phonic readers that together provide a consistent and highly effective approach to teaching phonics.

Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised is now validated by DfE (June 2021) and is included on their list of approved SSP programmes.

Update on availability of resources - Wednesday 19th January 2022

All of the individual readers and the readers set are in stock.

The classroom resources are all in stock, except for:
Grapheme Cards for Reception: Phases 2 and 3 - we are expecting stock on 25th January.
Word Cards and Tricky Word Cards for Reception: Phase 3 - we are expecting stock on 28th January.
Grapheme Chart for Year 1: Phases 2, 3 and 5 - we are expecting stock on 25th January.

Please be aware that due to the high level of orders for Little Wandle readers and resources, it will take 5-7 working days from when the order is placed for in stock items to arrive.


120 fully decodable readers available now to support the new SSP programme, Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised. The books are matched perfectly to the Little Wandle progression and support all the Letters and Sounds phases. This progression is based on the DfE's publication 'Letters and Sounds: Improving Rates of Progress 2021'. There is an exciting mix of stories and non-fiction to foster a love of reading in all children.

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Classroom Resources

Support teaching of the Little Wandle Letters and Sounds Revised SSP programme. These resources include Keep-up Teacher's Guides, Flashcards, Wall Friezes and Grapheme Charts, available now.

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Membership package

A membership package for schools is available directly from Little Wandle. It provides all the resources schools need to successfully teach phonics including content for every phonics lesson, CPD, assessment and support for parents.

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