I hope you are all safe and well and happy at home. Have a look below at lots of different Reading and Writing activities that will help you maintain and improve your English skills.
Click here. Get your parents to friend and follow this page for links to Reading and Writing activities. You can also send me work to look at via Facebook Messenger.
Keep up with your Reading and Spelling by tuning into the daily Read Write Inc Phonics videos on YouTube. Click here.
Partners In Health is thrilled to announce that Oscar-winning filmmaker and actor Taika Waititi will lead a glittering line-up of global stars in a multi-week reading via YouTube of the Roald Dahl classic James and the Giant Peach, to benefit PIH’s global work and response to COVID-19.
In the 10-episode series, the Thor: Ragnorak director will lead viewers through the beloved children’s story with help from megastars, including: Meryl Streep, Ryan Reynolds, Benedict Cumberbatch, Cara Delevigne, Chris and Liam Hemsworth, Cate Blanchett and Lupita Nyong’o.
The first two episodes are now available on the Roald Dahl YouTube channel. New episodes will be released every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
Enjoy listening to David Walliams reading some of his stories by clicking here.
Coventry Schools' Library Service have created a special online reading club for every pupil in Coventry to be able to share their reading achievements. There will also be a series of mini challenges that will appear over the next few weeks for you to have a go at. There are also downloadable resources to support reading for pleasure at home and links to online reading reading resources. If you would like some help and advice from our specialist children's librarians on what book to read next then please send your enquiries to their Book Doctor at email@example.com and the librarians will do their best to recommend some fantastic reads to try. Click here.
This year Coventry Libraries are delighted to invite Coventry children to join the fantastic free online ‘Silly Squad’ Summer Reading Challenge at www.sillysquad.org.uk.
It’s a great opportunity for children aged 4 – 11 to read some brilliant books over the summer. We have lots of free riveting reads for children to access online. To borrow ebooks go to www.coventry.gov.uk/ebooks. To join the library online go to www.coventry.gov.uk/joinalibrary You can find out more about how to take part in the Silly Squad Reading Challenge at www.coventry.gov.uk/src
To take part, click here. , Pick a book to read using the 'five finger' rule. Send us a picture or video of the book you are reading as a family for a chance to be featured on the Premier League website! Share with us @PLCommunities using #PLPrimaryStars or email us at PLPrimaryStars@premierleague.com to get involved. Take part in our family challenge!
Oxford Owl has a great selection of books for you to read and share. You do need to register, but it is FREE!