Alphablocks is a ground breaking hit show for 3-6 year-olds who are learning to read. Its simple purpose is to entertain, while having fun with words. It is based on best-practice phonics teaching and helps children develop essential skills and confidence with reading. Learn to read with the Alphablocks Phonics first Steps Volume 2 The Alphablocks are twenty-six living letters who discover that when they hold hands and make a word, it magically comes to life. They have adventure, sing songs and make their own entertainment in a world where, literally, anything can happen.