Video materials

Videos on literacy instruction and GraphoLearn

Teaching literacy in Finland

The best literacy instruction in the world – fact or fiction? See for yourself! Three documentary films demonstrate how literacy is taught in ordinary first grade class in Finland. The audio is in Finnish with English subtitles.

Part One – Finnish first grade pupils learn the letter O. See how a literacy lesson is given in Finland!


Part Two – What kind of ABC books there are in Finland? 


Part Three – Skills assessment in Finland and individualized instruction. 



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