Reading for pleasure (remote learning)
Are you sitting comfortably? Then we'll begin.
This page lists lots of ways to keep up your reading and listening to stories for pleasure. Many providers are opening their online doors and using creative ways to get books to you. Use the links to get to the external online resources like Library services, Oxford Owl banded books, Epic! - audio and ebooks, Stories Aloud - online story time
The wonderful volunteers at Haddenham Library are delivering to your door. Find out how by clicking here to visit their Facebook Page
Cambridgeshire Library Services have lots of audio and ebooks to listen to or read. If you already have a library card use this link https://cambridgeshire.rbdigitalglobal.com/
If you don't have a library card yet you can sign up online and get one via email using this link
You can follow the Cambridgeshire library service activities like 'rhymetime' on:
E-books by age or Accelerated Reader ZPD
This well known reading provider for schools has opened its online resources tp help you keep up your reading fluency while reading funny, classic or gripping yarns!
Particularly suitable for KS1 - your teachers will be in touch to give you ideas and colour bands to look at.
Also suitable read for KS2 all sorts of stories including classic tales like Black Beauty, organised by age
It is American but it does have fiction/non-fiction books grouped by ZPD. They aren’t necessarily by well-known authors but there are some well-known texts on there. It’s also full to the brim with non-fiction so could be useful if they are looking for age-appropriate research texts.
Audio books to listen to stories
A trio of providers here for you to listen to. Keep that imagination and relaxation. Is anybody else old enough to remember that radio classic Listen with Mother? Dads you'll love it too.. Lots of picture books to enjoy.