Literacy - Key Stage 1 (5-7 year olds)
Learning to Read
My Online Reading provides free colourful online books to help young children develop reading skills. The content, grammar and vocabulary of the stories is suited to children with a reading age of 6 to 8 years.Guided Reading and Reading Games with Roy the Zebra Flash
A wonderful guided reading story with accompanying printable worksheets and guided reading discussion sheets. There are 80 interactive literacy games, stories and songs for use in school or at home. Well worth a look!Starfall - Learn to Read Flash
A good learning to read site. There are good quality games and animated stories which children can interact with. The children can click on words to see what they say. Excellent for learning the sounds the letters make.Wordmaker Long Vowel Sounds 2 Flash
A good phonics teaching tool for demonstrating cvcs. Drag and drop cvcs into the wordmaking machine.Phonics Frog Word Dip Flash
This phonics resource supports the learning and teaching of blending and segmenting for spelling new alternative phoneme - grapheme correspondences in cvc words.Wordmaker Long Vowels 3 Flash
An interactive resource where pupils use the Wordmaker machine to make words where long vowel sounds are spelt with split digraphs (a-e, i-e, o-e, and u-e). Sometimes known as Magic 'e'.