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Literacy - Key Stage 1 (5-7 year olds)


Jack and the Beanstalk Not Flash

An animated story of the fairy tale Jack and the Beanstalk in short video clips from the BBC.

Jack and the Beanstalk Not Flash

Listen to or read the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. Excellent animation.

The Lucky Seed Not Flash

A delightful, animated story about a seed which grows up to become a tree. It is ideal for a topic on growing.

Dotty and Boo Cat in The Stinky Wood Flash

An animated story where children watch and then answer questions at the end. There is also an additional set of questions, with illustrations, that can be used for discussion to promote children's language development.

The Bad Puppy Flash

A short animated story with repetitive text and high fequency words.

Monster Shopping Trip Flash

A brilliantly animated story with text about Hairy Henry's birthday with monster characters. You could use these fabulous monsters as subjects for a character description about a monster. The story includes some characterisation.

The Three Little Pigs Flash

A well animated story with text of the traditional tale 'The Three Little Pigs'. In this version the first two pigs get eaten and the wolf is boiled in the cooking pot. This site is a useful teaching aid as the animation can be paused.

Mr Small - A Big Day Out Flash

An animated story about Mr Small by Roger Hargreaves.

Storyline Online Flash

Delightful stories read by professional screen actors in America. The movies use the illustrations from the books. There are lots of choices each with an activity guide.

The Aesop for Children Not Flash

The animated, narrated stories include The Hare and the Tortoise, The Foolish Crow, The Lion and the Mouse and The Fox and His Shadow.

CBeebies Stories Flash

Delightful traditional and fantasy animated, narrated stories arranged in themes. Full screen viewing option.