Letters and Sounds (Phonics activities)
All children’s audiobooks are available for free while schools are closed.
Oxford Reading Owl
A range of ebooks and online reading resources for children of all ages.
Amazon.co.uk - free eBooks from the Kindle store
Amazon are offering some of its books free on the Kindle store. Please check there is no cost before clicking.
Access to masterclasses on texts from a range of authors, including videos from the authors and activities linked to novels.
A site with recommended booklists, categorised by age range and topic, including fiction and non-fiction. Family activities are included in the ‘Home Time’ section.
Downloadable resource packs which cover a range of subjects, including reading and writing.
Elevenses with the World of David Walliams
One free audio book reading is available to listen to every day.
Downloadable resource books providing 8 weeks of activities.
Downloadable resource packs with tasks based on video clips on YouTube.
Love Reading 4 Kids
A site with recommended booklists, categorised by age range and topic, covering fiction and non-fiction.
A new image is published each day as a basis for creative writing. Story starters, questions and drawing ideas are provided.
Poetry by Heart
A wide selection of poetry covering different topics.
Storytime with Nick
Films of well-loved stories read by Nick Cannon, a trained actor, teacher and trainer.
The Children’s Poetry Archive
An archive of spoken poetry recordings. Children can listen to poems read out loud.
The Day Newsletter
A daily newsletter for parents and carers at home with children, helping to enrich learning with real-world knowledge and skills.