For schools


Read On Nottingham supports schools to make literacy improvement a priority and encourage pupils to read for pleasure.

Download our brilliant classroom resources or find out more about the training we offer.


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    Reading Teachers = Reading Pupils

    Read On Nottingham is working with Cheltenham Festivals supporting their network of teacher book groups in Nottingham City.
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    Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee in your classroom

    Engage children in imaginative writing and enjoy the Jubilee celebrations in your classroom.
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    Refugee Week 2022

    A Tom Palmer installment story plus videos and writing activities for KS2 and KS3 to support learning and empathy.
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    SMART transition resources, Year 6 to Year 7

    Help your pupils feel prepared for secondary school with these activities based on the book SMART by Kim Slater.
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    Writing from Nature: a poetry resource

    Created with the RSPB and designed to widen access to, deepen knowledge of, and increase appreciation of the natural world.
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    NewsWise cross-curricular news literacy resources

    A free, fully planned cross-curricular unit of work to empower KS2 pupils to understand, navigate and report real news.
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Magazine project

We're working with the Nottingham Festival of Science and Curiosity 2022 to encourage schools to get involved in their exciting magazine editing project!

Year 6/7 pupils across Nottingham are invited to help the festival copy-edit their magazine distributed to thousands through schools and local communities.

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Nottingham science festival magazine

Home learning support

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    Words for Life

    Ages 0-12. Search by age for fun family activities to help parents support their children’s literacy.
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    Zone In

    Age 13+: tips for young adults to boost reading, writing, speaking and listening skills.
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    Virtual School Library

    Free books, exclusive videos and recommended reads from top children's authors and illustrators.
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