• Nessy is an interactive system of learning based on 40 years of practical teaching.

    Nessy enables all abilities to read, write and spell with confidence, enthusiasm and enjoyment.

  • Game based learning has proved extremely effective in addressing the needs of disaffected students, motivating and building self-esteem.

  • Students are rewarded with Nessy nuggets for playing games.

    The nuggets can be exchanged to play games at the Nessy fair.

  • Nessy encourages positive, independent learning.

    "It is clear that a great deal of thought has gone into the development of the program. This is something that shines through in a truly excellent, high quality product." Stuart

  • 25 animated rules explain reading and spelling strategies.

A simple phonic structure.

10 colour coded islands.

Small manageable steps.

Interactive and printable resources.

5-14 years ability.

Nessy is highly motivating.

"Thanks to Nessy I have children BEGGING to work!"

Animated Rule

25 Animated rules

Hot Feet

20 Great computer games

Nessy Fair

Win nuggets and visit the fair

What is Dyslexia?

Dyslexia explained

Nessy Challenge

Nessy Spelling Challenge

Horsing Around

Horsing Around

Gorilla Tickler

Gorilla Tickler

Piranha Snap

Piranha Snap

Fish Food

Fish Food

Chimp Fu

Chimp Fu

Jig Sore

Jig Sore



Students are encouraged to mark their own work and take on more responsibility for their own learning. They quickly get involved in monitoring their own record-keeping and progress.

"Great new content, laid out in a way so you can easily navigate to exactly what you want. Wow!"

All progress is tracked.

End of game reports show words to target.

Animated rules teach strategies.

Computer games make practise fun.

The Islands

Each colour coded island contains 10 lessons packed with resources

Nessy Challenge

The Nessy Challenge will identify suitable lessons as a starting point

Mnemonic Strategies

A library of mnemonic spelling strategies

Worksheets and Card Games

1000s of worksheets and card games

Beginning Middle End

BME teaches segmentation

'b' and 'd'

Strategies for 'b' and 'd' confusion

Vowel Sounds

Learn why a vowel can make different sounds


A strategy explaining why 'ar' makes one sound

Phonic Sounds

Strategies for remembering phonic sounds

Doubling Consonants

Doubling consonants can be explained as rabbit words

Silent 'e'

Explains why an 'e' at the end of words is silent

Prefixes and Suffixes

Prefixes and suffixes are explained as heads and tails

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(Please note the demo ZIP file will automatically download when you click the Go button. Windows users only.)

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