It is good to remind ourselves of our joy in seeing children read, but we may ask what does the research say? If you want a big read :) read this link https://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED496343.pdf if you want to skip to the benefits, go to pages 9 and 10.
To support you in helping your learner read, we have selected a series of useful links from some of the world's most reputable publishers. Enjoy!
Oxford Reading Tree Oxford University Press
Songbirds Phonic Oxford University Press
My Very First, I Can Read! Harper Collins Publishers
Star Wars Phonics Scholastic