Community

Please use this page to access lots of useful links and updates from school.

Click here to read a letter from our Librarian, Mrs Carter, designed to inspire you to continue your journey in reading and keep your mind active.  It's packed full of information including how to watch Mrs Carter's YouTube video story times, how to register and access e-books for free, new book round up, competition news and how you can get involved.

Headlands Library Online Storytime

We know many of your children will miss their regular library time, so Mrs Carter will be reading stories every week day and uploading the videos to her new Headlands Primary School Library YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHYYkc9OCpTzlNcZVdBXG7g

Please use the links below to find the Playlist for your year group:

KS1 Picture Books:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBVmYxP_sgexi0UP3gIEhnbefNL--Gnbs

Early Chapter Books:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBVmYxP_sgewH9UIS99JpWbN3zR1wz6UQ

KS2 Books:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBVmYxP_sgewagTWwVdIE9gEC4-vMd7sd


Other Online Reading Resources:

Here are some excellent links for more free online reading and story opportunities:

Audible:  https://stories.audible.com/start-listen- free online children’s audiobooks.

Authorfy: https://authorfy.com/masterclasses/ - authors read extracts, talk about their books and give creative writing activities.

BookTrust: https://www.booktrust.org.uk/books-and-reading/have-some-fun/fun-at-home-with-authors-and-illustrators/ - a summary page with links to lots of individual authors reading their stories, activity sheets, etc.

Renaissance Reading: https://readon.myon.co.uk - over 6,000 free online digital books (fiction, non fiction and graphic novels) organised by subject and genre.

Reading Challenge

Don't forget, you can also keep working on your NPAT Reading Challenge, most of the challenges can be completed at home.  If you need a new copy of the sheet click here.

I'm sure your teachers would like to see photos of you completing your challenges if you would like to email them.  The deadline for completion will be extended until after we all return to school, so you have plently of time to get busy!