Avril Fick

Cape Town
Avril is a Mum of two and a qualified foundation phase teacher with many years’ experience of teaching children from birth to nine years, both in England and South Africa.

Avril was first exposed to Jolly Phonics while teaching in London. She currently teaches Grade R at a girls’ school in Cape Town and since teaching with Jolly Phonics she has seen the children’s love of learning grown, their reading skills improve and their confidence blossom! Jolly Phonics is a practical way to teach phonics, reading and writing to young children. It caters for a variety of learning styles – whether a little one responds to visual or auditory input, or needs to move, all children are learning and enjoying it while they do so! Combining learning and play with actions, songs and stories is the best way fro children to develop their reading and writing skills.