Phonics is a foundational early reading and writing skill, and that's why there's no shortage of phonics apps, games, and websites out there in the market. With this list, we've narrowed the field down to some phonics favorites, both free and paid, that help students navigate the world of words through building phonemic awareness and spelling skills. All of these tools are well-suited to students and classrooms, offering engaging experiences that will delight kids and encourage them to explore words and build literacy. They also leverage the interactivity and audio-visuality of digital media, helping kids play and experiment with and listen to letter sounds.
Rhymes, phonetic approach, silly animations help kids construct words
Sweet early-literacy games introduce English phonics and Spanish vocab
Word construction and silly animations stress phonics and vocab
Well-crafted app lets emerging readers and writers develop reading skills through word building
Fun with simple words, language sounds best for emerging readers
Thoughtfully designed, self-paced games bring letters, sounds to life