Reading - Useful Sites

www.booktrust.org.uk

Support for parents, resources and book suggestions.

 

www.lovereading.co.uk

Book recommendations.

 

www.wordsforlife.org.uk

A site provided by the National Literacy Trust which provides key milestones for the development of children’s communication skills. Also provides fun activities to develop their skills.

 

https://phonicsinternational.com/hear_the_sounds/hear_the_sounds_1.htm

A useful page which demonstrates pronunciation of all sounds.

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/phonics/play/

Phonics game with a choice of difficulty (some high frequency words, some vowel blends)

 

http://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ParentsMenu.htm

A selection of interactive games for all phonic phases. Mostly simple games.

 

http://www.arbookfind.co.uk/

A site to help you find appropriate books within your child’s level in KS2 or check the level of books which you have purchased for your child.