Sound Waves is based on the phonemic approach, which is recognised as one of the most effective ways to teach spelling and reading skills. So when you use Sound Waves, you’re employing the most powerful teaching pedagogy for literacy development.
The consistency of the Sound Waves program allows you to build your students’ success in spelling, from Foundation through to Year 6.
Sound Waves caters for different abilities and multi-age classrooms, as well as different learning styles.
Identify and track students’ comprehension of language and spelling concepts throughout the year.
Sound Waves matches all state and national curriculum documents. Based on the sounds of Australian English, and written by Australian teachers, Sound Waves caters for schools nation-wide.
Sound Waves is an explicit teaching program and is fully resourced with Teacher Books, Student Books, Sound Waves Online and digital options for non-textbook schools. You can select the combination of books and teaching resources to suit either your own classroom, or your whole school. We provide the resources, so you can focus on teaching.
Whether you are new to the Sound Waves approach or a phonemic specialist, we have a wealth of free Professional Development and support options to help you make the most of your Sound Waves program.