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Guided Reading and Reading Games with Roy the Zebra

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!

Teachers, Pupils, Parents

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5-7 year olds
Reading Scales

This website has activities involving reading scales. There are six levels of difficulty and the hardest include negative numbers and decimals. The scales include linear, thermometers and a variety of dials.

Pupils

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6-11 year olds
Reading Scales Mass

A great teaching aid for children learning to read scales involving g and kg. Generate lots of different readings. This resource works well on tablets and interactive whiteboards.

Pupils

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6-10 year olds
I'm Reading

Online illustrated story books with audio to help young children read. Children can click on the words to hear what they say. They include traditional tales, myths, fables, comics and plays.

Pupils

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5-7 year olds
Read, Write, Count

Designed for parents with young children this website has great suggestions for helping your child's development and confidence through fun, educational activities.

Parents

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3-9 year olds
Starfall - Learn to Read

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.

Pupils

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3-7 year olds
Oxford Reading Tree

Details of Oxford Reading Tree resources together with free teacher support materials.

Teachers

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5-11 year olds
Kids and Reading

KidsAndReading contains over 50 articles which focus on encouraging and helping children to read. Find out about different learning styles, classroom methods and problems which can arise with reading.

Parents

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3-7 year olds
Teach Your Monster to Read

A free game for young children to practise the first steps of reading. The game is built on the principles of synthetic phonics and follows the teaching sequence of the Letters and Sounds programme.

Teachers, Pupils, Parents

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5-7 year olds
PlayTalkRead

A brilliant initiative from the Scottish Government which shows easy, fun ways to help your child be happier, learn more and enjoy a better start in life. Some great ideas for parents of young children everywhere.

Teachers, Parents

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2-4 year olds
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