• Our Philosophy

    Pop Phonics is a growing educational brand that specializes in teaching English in Japan and abroad. We focus on an interactive experience from a young age that uses our lovable characters, illustrations, and videos to make concrete mnemonic devices for children to learn and remember English phonics sounds.

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  • Free Downloads

    Try out some of the pages from our books in your class!

    Angry Ant "Aa"

    From "Pop Phonics ABC's"

    Brushing Bear "Bb"

    From "Pop Phonics ABC's"

    Pointing Penguin coloring worksheet

    From "Pop Phonics ABC's"

    A3 Size Dice Game

    From "Pop Phonics ABC's"

  • Our Team

    We've got a top notch team!

    Angus Schaefer

    Illustrator and Co-Author

    Patricia Hara

    Co-Author and Editor

    James Hara

    Co-Author and Editor

  • How to Use

    We're here to help you make the most of our products.

    Youtube Learning Videos

    Make use of our free youtube videos to teach your students the corresponding pose for each pop phonics character. This approach to teaching english phonics combines of visual, auditory, and physical elements to accommodate various styles of learning. Kids quickly learn to associate letters with pop phonics characters and their matching phonics pronunciations. 



    Aurasma Enabled

    For easy access to our youtube links for students at home, we recommend the Aurasma mobile app.

  • Contact Us!


    Tel (Japan): 090 9680 9224