Play games to support the learning of phonics, and help Colin the Chicken beat the evil villain Rooster Silkie!

Each mission includes lots of fun practice, building on the phonics your child learns at school, helping them to become a confident reader.

Mission 1: High security
99 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 20 sets.
- as, hit, his, lit, sip
- nip, ship, an, fin, lip
- pan, pain, thin, tan, nap
- am, man, mat, map, dad
- sad, aim, chip, coin, tag
- gag, fig, gap, nag, sag
- gas, gig, big, fusspot, sandpit
- lot, not, stop, of, laptop
- can, carrot, chop, cap, cat
- knob, did, it, kick, sock
- sack, dock, pick, sick, pack
- sunset, pet, feet, net, sixteen
- met, often, leg, meet, listen
- neck, soup, hum, fun, hug
- sun, run, tuck, loud, street
- him, pip, ram, rat, rag
- mug, root, prophet, cannot, children
- nudge, group, pondweed, into, duck
- sign, heaven, hall, sunny
Mission 2: Underground
100 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 20 sets.
- kid, jog, trunk, hut, huff
- rock, had, dim, their, hoot
- but, drop, drum, fit, hat
- has, hack, chug, about, if
- back, alphabet, bad, bag, bed
- cub, thief, tummy, your, bat
- bait, bet, quit, hoof, tie
- exit, dolphin, bun, dig, dog
- off, venue, safe, cuff, fan
- fat, lap, jet, beg, knot
- knit, all, fell, chill, still
- pull, doll, hop, across, kiss
- grass, less, mass, ass, freshness
- mess, hiss, foot, jam, jacket
- frog, get, van, vat, velvet
- unit, ticket, well, twin, wag
- web, twig, wax, cobweb, fix
- walked, wait, wallet, yellow, tax
- mix, two, thirteen, bit, box
- yap, tomatoes, wet, windmill, plum
Mission 3: Desert island
100 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 20 sets.
- turnip, prize, buzz, zigzag, six
- pit, quick, quack, lid, cushion
- peck, rain, spy, thirsty, energy
- worth, headache, nation, afraid, almond
- heavy, wall, bookshop, chain, bug
- check, such, win, cell, much
- rich, been, rip, scoop, seed
- sell, dish, shock, bush, worse
- harsh, push, seem, ten, that
- is, tooth, month, spin, thick
- north, wrote, rang, pudding, growing
- something, twisting, ring, having, lightning
- shining, nothing, anymore, be, chat
- worthy, to, home, rung, proud
- visit, coil, mountain, until, oil
- join, spoil, pin, this, knee
- eel, step, cygnet, deep, gem
- market, shriek, creep, jeep, although
- high, knight, light, might, night
- right, caught, thought, tight, coat
Mission 4: North pole
132 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 22 sets.
- load, goat, loaf, road, soap, oak
- toad, foal, boat, shampoo, too, apricot
- toe, room, took, driftwood, pot, mission
- pop, hook, cot, book, food, log
- shook, stood, tool, cook, good, bar
- car, surf, bird, sharp, farmyard, jar
- fork, let, cord, for, author, dark
- chord, bark, smart, acorn, urn, court
- thorn, bucket, four, born, unicorn, worn
- work, fort, scarf, torn, tip, curds
- meadow, clown, growl, bow, grow, blow
- rainbow, lawn, model, nail, wig, chin
- boil, in, snail, tinfoil, passion, tail
- ear, dear, fear, hear, gear, near
- tear, year, rear, herb, zip, chair
- flair, hair, lair, stare, leisure, puncture
- creature, lure, mare, ginger, later, robber
- jeer, super, deer, boulder, beer, sister
- badger, beep, tenth, air, burp, torch
- long, rocket, gnash, under, poach, heard
- peer, talking, shirt, arch, shoal, moth
- king, stern, church, again, look, ever
Mission 5: Rooster Silkie’s castle
132 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 22 sets.
- porch, smooth, silver, earth, park, shelter
- teacher, coach, shear, keep, march, letter
- birth, gave, coming, dash, part, rather
- seven, school, them, cork, got, melting
- pen, seen, shoulder, singing, walk, coal
- burn, computer, arm, denied, fourteen, helper
- may, mummy, singer, son, survey, circus
- when, spot, weep, boot, worst, crash
- angel, hang, jewel, pearl, wretched, far
- feather, bedroom, jail, want, wry, gulp
- gust, stunt, help, damp, around, decent
- belt, hello, jump, weekend, kind, must
- shrink, drank, grunt, beast, melt, left
- list, theft, cramp, breakfast, time, drift
- crept, task, lamp, shift, mind, desk
- chest, young, blink, find, frost, ground
- taxi, beanstalk, calf, hump, fact, felt
- wish, dentist, just, sniff, mask, camp
- chemist, teeth, soft, champ, bench, seventh
- punch, bunk, skunk, lift, herself, hunt
- blast, stamp, lent, priest, thrust, almost
- thank, accent, chicken, rabbit, will, roast
Mission 6: Space
132 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 22 sets.
- painted, cop, hammer, hand, making, path
- vision, rocker, sandwich, sang, bee, caption
- thing, rot, steep, plan, speck, track
- robin, drip, train, puff, mum, gran
- droop, fuss, glass, boss, spear, soil
- soon, squash, thrush, sport, fair, star
- cheep, shawl, sir, shark, branching, bleed
- string, desktop, float, skirt, groan, bash
- crawl, rooftop, down, speech, smear, tell
- top, sight, fishing, cross, spend, stand
- toast, sound, giant, trust, chimp, limp
- plump, behind, spent, cost, grant, daft
- sink, blank, chunk, bank, think, glint
- best, crisp, servant, crunch, drench, trench
- link, softest, song, strap, scrap, scrunch
- cod, thundering, powder, bring, brown, crab
- crack, stripe, dip, finger, fog, loudest
- slant, thump, trick, pig, wasp, brick
- clock, ask, flag, fish, curl, full
- joint, meat, need, music, cool, pleasant
- where, recent, rug, snack, sail, hood
- shop, farm, swam, tin, towel, truck
Mission 7: Desert
192 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 24 sets.
- was, whisper, acid, annoying, black, by, clap, clear
- came, chess, do, playful, driver, glad, grab, glisten
- give, gift, husk, queen, kept, shame, sort, sleep
- stuck, rim, she, storm, toil, three, vixen, can't
- call, none, sprout, swim, tusk, sphinx, asked, are
- winter, didn't, found, gene, knuckle, looking, mother, men
- once, number, quickly, shell, swing, waited, wash, don't
- success, egg, after, and, above, you, bright, calling
- dry, done, early, great, haunted, have, lonely, funny
- needed, naughty, shed, sitting, spied, taught, see, thicker
- tried, turned, used, wrong, day, play, say, stray
- clay, spray, tray, champion, delay, nut, us, bud
- put, fond, mud, shout, round, lost, main, lie
- die, pie, stupid, called, tied, shouted, feed, red
- cried, sea, seat, bead, read, treat, heap, last
- my, repeat, fox, joy, enjoy, over, boy, destroy
- royal, tune, pair, beard, port, short, bath, orchard
- fast, then, pretty, blue, argue, due, tissue, hue
- statue, clue, cue, glue, value, true, issue, pursue
- rescue, queue, thud, saw, paw, raw, claw, jaw
- frown, town, law, owl, dinner, what, which, were
- wealthy, rustle, weather, travel, whenever, quite, the, use
- whistle, phonics, went, din, pocket, from, dent, yes
- yet, brew, flew, dew, pew, chew, blew, few
Mission 8: The corridor
192 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 24 sets.
- stew, screw, drew, nephew, crew, new, grew, knew
- shoe, wood, doe, echoes, potatoes, heroes, goes, awful
- launch, fried, treetop, mobile, key, grey, chimney, honey
- trolley, threw, turkey, they, money, thumb, made, like
- stroke, extreme, race, name, make, always, envelope, tease
- den, some, fine, prune, chocolate, come, fluke, theme
- phone, grape, scene, slide, graze, nice, flute, inside
- alone, people, gnome, wind, these, shine, take, kite
- explode, toy, cute, plane, rude, pole, hedge, cube
- tube, those, cheer, worm, apron, afternoon, week, or
- spoon, moon, lady, branch, trash, grasp, squad, rush
- tournament, watch, vet, waiter, punishment, prison, cent, land
- end, told, permanent, blend, sky, handstand, friend, band
- pond, also, mould, doesn't, field, child, sold, booth
- held, sit, television, turn, magic, feature, human, said
- its, fur, slug, know, glow, slow, fellow, we
- sow, row, show, tow, below, chef, belief, could
- old, nest, would, seek, relief, chief, tree, head
- dead, deaf, ready, bread, green, father, pint, instead
- boost, earn, mourn, zebra, woke, jerky, sent, pup
- cup, cold, world, shield, hold, shorter, bomber, story
- cry, every, perky, puppy, really, next, crystal, hurry
- paid, yield, cornet, try, slept, deny, elephant, start
- paint, fry, sadly, many, tonight, fly, pool, bust
Mission 9: African maze
192 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 24 sets.
- card, cactus, automatic, chemical, he, technical, brief, gone
- before, bull, central, traffic, crocodile, icy, burnt, pass
- no, frequent, wheel, cycle, freezer, comic, corner, go
- donkey, monkey, obey, pulley, nowhere, adhere, care, mixture
- brochure, fare, pleasure, share, measure, catch, fetch, pitch
- notch, crutch, stitch, match, ditch, hen, bridge, fudge
- beige, huge, lodge, tuft, ledge, another, digging, dumb
- lamb, climb, suddenly, comb, crumb, numb, limb, ping
- better, gnat, gnaw, fresh, game, resign, through, design
- kit, hob, hot, free, knock, valley, how, fight
- jostle, wrap, wooden, wrestling, wrench, white, write, wreck
- worry, wren, wicked, kitten, bicycle, garden, rule, gentle
- bristle, bustle, wing, horse, loose, gorse, browse, cheese
- grease, crease, please, house, pause, purse, blouse, cease
- mouse, noise, because, amuse, bone, nine, session, morning
- fourth, longer, very, boxer, pony, tramp, daddy, nearly
- healthy, prey, hare, scare, here, word, banner, daughter
- her, career, paper, butter, spring, farmer, printer, zoom
- boiling, golf, whole, steamy, balm, grip, calm, sure
- nature, signature, dare, yell, pear, bear, wear, swear
- capture, cure, everywhere, future, manure, somewhere, pure, square
- severe, gym, milk, talk, thrill, grill, bumping, shelf
- up, our, tour, cart, faith, pour, learn, even
- tent, brought, starlight, duty, danger, fern, corn, both
Mission 10: Underwater
216 words, each broken down into its phonics, and arranged in 25 sets.
- girl, tilt, search, hard, rehearsal, third, spark, wild, thunderstorm
- with, whose, why, twist, out, hill, hush, fill, brush
- bell, crayon, plumbing, haul, reply, wave, only, jockey, applied
- any, decide, note, does, one, stone, complete, bike, meanwhile
- it's, duke, won't, conclude, special, official, social, artificial, facial
- patience, bacon, lemon, poison, sugar, on, ribbon, mention, there
- station, union, picture, interfere, badge, visual, mature, usual, casual
- pea, bean, pay, bake, quiz, today, yesterday, scout, outside
- sheep, seaside, crust, beach, cloud, sing, floating, five, escape
- should, present, steering, ripe, region, crunchy, sympathy, supper, hurt
- humour, wander, first, chorus, acrobat, family, pine, position, river
- hail, kennel, tea, breeze, low, stay, happy, kitchen, hairy
- ice, flower, holiday, sorry, gent, move, trend, bowl, castle
- machine, bus, scream, never, believe, chronic, plastic, window, body
- carry, cow, being, going, frightening, brother, chimpanzee, feel, wand
- baby, pyramid, missed, cream, eat, gold, asleep, blind, sheet
- speak, drawer, hungry, together, wool, dodging, bang, small, tidy
- stair, phantom, idea, least, hide, peg, so, rope, picnic
- bought, invite, polite, amaze, smelly, cash, dull, everyone, laughed
- foe, yawn, began, spade, love, snow, replied, grind, sixth
- trail, ladder, ran, grilling, remind, summer, penny, nobody, rode
- adventure, lolly, treasure, frying, mystery, started, snake, palm, elbow
- other, stopped, liquid, coffee, sigh, each, away, shelving, place
- shade, little, opened, now, me, who, brass, piece, brute
- knife, oyster, lovely, written, same, lived, fisherman, everything, half