Read, Write, Inc lessons at home

To help children learning to read at home during the summer term, ‘Read, Write, Inc’ have 12 Speed Sounds, reading and spelling lessons on their YouTube channel every weekday. Lessons include Word Time, Spelling, Reading Red Words, Reading Longer Words and Read and Hold a Sentence. Each lesson is ten to fifteen minutes long and available from 9.30am for 24 hours. Don’t worry if you miss a lesson – Once each set has been shown, they will replay one a day from each set.To access the videos, please see the link below:

Storytime with Nick

Watch Storytime with Nick; films of well-loved stories read by Nick Cannon, a trained actor, teacher and trainer and a wonderful storyteller. There are 20 fabulous stories available via the Ruth Miskin website and YouTube; perfect for storytime in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2. Due to permissions from publishers, films are only available via a link here and via the Ruth Miskin Facebook and Twitter accounts.

Poetry Time Films

To encourage a love of poetry, they have seven Poetry Time films for children in Reception and Year 1 to watch. The films are available on their home reading page and YouTube channel.

For free ‘Read, Write, Inc’ Phonics eBooks, activities and advice, visit Oxford Owl for Home: