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Literacy

Learning to Read (P1-4)
This folder contains information on how we can support learning to read at home for you all. Links to websites, resources etc.
BBC Bitesize (First Level)
BBC Bitesize website is full of different curricular area activities. This link will take you to First Level (P2-P4) Literacy.
BBC Bitesize (Second Level)
BBC Bitesize website is full of different curricular area activities. This link will take you to First Level (P5-P7) Literacy.
Topmarks
Topmarks support Maths and Literacy learning. Search by topic, stage.
ICT Games
Free educational games aimed at children between 5 and 8 years old.
Literacy Shed
The Literacy Shed is home to a wealth of visual resources that have been collected over 10 years. They trawl YouTube, Vimeo and other sites looking for suitable resources to use in the sheds. The sheds are broadly thematic. Use these videos and questions to encourage thinking skills.
BrainPOP
BrainPOP is here to help you and your curious learners stay informed and on-track. Free access for all during school closures - you may need to provide an email.
Epic! Books
Epic! is a Digital Reading Library available to access from home fore free for all classes with their own class code. Please ask your class teacher for your class code.
Doorway Online
P1 – P3 - A range of spelling and phonics activities to support literacy, and a range of number, time and money activities to support numeracy. P4 – P7 - Addition and subtraction activities and times tables activities to support numeracy.
World Book Reader
World Book Online have just made their fabulous collection of over 3000 e books and audio books available for free for children to access at home. They have books suitable for all ages . Click on the link to access them.
Literacy Trust - Family Zone
Split up by age group, parents can find ideas and guidance for simple activities that will engage children at home, while also benefiting their reading, writing and language development. The website features free reading and writing resources, audiobooks, videos, competitions and reading challenges.