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Barham Primary School

Striving for Excellence

Barham Primary School

Striving for Excellence

Reading Workshop

Useful Reading websites

These websites have many fun online activities for children to practise their phonics:

www.phonicsplay.co.uk

http://www.letters-and-sounds.com

http://www.familylearning.org.uk/phonics_games.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/wordsandpictures/cvc/index.shtml

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/literacy.html


Reading websites:

http://www.oup.com/oxed/primary/rwi/forparents/

http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/Reading/

www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/reading-owl/expert-help/phonics-made-easy

www.parentscentre.gov.uk/foragegroup/3to5years/readandwritetogether
This links to the Parents Centre website gives some really good ideas about how you can enjoy sharing books with your child and tells you a bit more about phonics.

www.parentscentre.gov.uk/foragegroup/5to7years/alittlereadinggoesalongway
This link gives ideas about how to help your child as they are learning to read.

www.read-count.org/index.asp
This is a website for you and your child to explore together. It will give you some ideas about reading with your child and has online games for young children to play, both with you and on their own. It also has ideas for games to play away from the computer.

www.nationalliteracytrust.org.uk/familyreading/parents
This website offers a wealth of information about how to make reading and writing fun for you and all your family. It promotes their campaign to make ‘every home a reading home’. It also offers many links to further websites.

Reading Workshop Presentation

Download the Reception Reading Workshop that took place in April 2014.