Category Archives: Our Parents

Read Write Inc: Video tutorials for parents and carers

Here are some links to video tutorials about Read Write Inc. Parents and carers have found these helpful to remind them about ‘speed sounds’ and ‘special friend letters’.


In this parent tutorial, we show you how to teach children sounds that are made up of two letters:

This tutorial explains what red and green words are, and how you can help your child practise them:

In this video, they show you how to read the story itself:

‘Communicating with Parents – Our Code’

Stirling and Clackmannanshire Education Services are committed to working with parents. We recognise the vital role that parents play in the lives of their children and young people, and that by sharing knowledge and expertise, parents and professionals can work together to enable children and young people to fulfil their potential.

For our partnership to succeed, we must ensure easy, effectice, and meaningful communication between Education Services and Parents. We have created a Code for Communicating with Parents. The Code is intended to provide a broad framework for professionals when communicating with parents.

To read our full document please click here.