Online Reading Provision

Oxford Owl – Oxford Owl

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-pupils/pupil-home

The school username and password will be available on your Purple Mash email.

A range of ebooks, sortable by age group or series. There is an especially wide range of KS1 books in the eBook library.

Oak National Academy Virtual Library

https://library.thenational.academy/

A free book with an author interview and activity pack is uploaded each week. The first book is The Story of Tracy Beaker by Jaqueline Wilson.

Wiltshire Library eBook Portal

https://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/libraries-ebooks

Members of Wiltshire libraries will be able to download eBooks, audio books and eMagazines via the library portal. As with all libraries, adult supervision will be required to make sure that book choices are age appropriate.

Project Gutenberg Children’s Literature Shelf

https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/bookshelf/20
This is an eLibrary with digital copies of books with open copyright. There are a number of classic texts that would be suitable for Year 5 and 6 readers. As with all libraries, adult supervision will be required to make sure that book choices are age appropriate.

Audible Discovery

https://stories.audible.com/discovery
Audible has a library of free audiobooks for a range of ages. This can be listened to from the website, so does not require an Audible account.

The Book of Hopes, Literacy Trust

https://literacytrust.org.uk/family-zone/9-12/book-hopes/
Completely free for all children and families, the extraordinary collection of short stories, poems, essays and pictures has contributions from more than 110 children’s writers and illustrators.

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

https://www.purplemash.com/#tab/pm-home/serialmash
This part of our Purple Mash provision has a range of chapter books and reading resources for all ages. Each chapter comes with comprehension resources to make sure that the children are thinking about what they are reading.