Our Story



Our Story

Pauline Adamson founded YesPhonics in 1998. She first started teaching phonics at her kitchen table in Red Lodge, MT. YesPhonics has helped thousands of students, teachers and homeschool parents through the challenges of learning to read, write and spell the English language.

yp A multi Sensory method for all--ESL (interchangeable)aYesPhonics™ presents a comprehensive phonetic language arts program for teachers, tutors and homeschool parents to teach reading, writing and spelling using explicit phonics to K-3rd grade students.

The tools in YesPhonics Express Phonics for English Program include a complete curriculum, lesson plans, phonogram cards with special illustrations that aid in memory retention, a Spelling Notebook designed for young hands and developing motor skills, the Creative Coloring Book full of fun, mnemonic illustrations, a Sound-A-Long DVD, and accompanying Sound-A-Long CD so students can learn and practice on their own, the lively Phingo! game, and a 60 day, no hassle money-back guarantee.

Using our Express Phonics for English program, thousands of teachers and students have overcome seemingly insurmountable obstacles to teaching and learning the English language. Teachers and students no longer have to struggle in the dark. We offer a comprehensive curriculum, rooted in a proven methodology of five revolutionary educators; Orton, Spalding, Ayres, Zier, and Adamson, for teachers, tutors, and parents – in a ready-to-start, program.

In countless examples, students using the YesPhonics Express Phonics for English program could read and write more than 30,000 words. Test scores rose. And perhaps most importantly, students grew in self-esteem, confidence and critical thinking. With the basics of reading, writing and spelling English firmly rooted, these children could face their challenges, knowing there was nothing they couldn’t accomplish.