Skills Academy helps Year 7 and 8 students improve their reading, rewarding their progress by teaching them exciting freestyle football tricks, beatbox techniques and breakdance routines. Our interim research has shown that 1 in 3 participating pupils improved their reading age by an average of 11 months.Learn more
Rugby Reading Champions
Rugby Reading Champions helps children aged 9 to 11 improve their reading skills with exciting rugby-themed lessons.Learn more
Premier League Primary Stars
Use the appeal of the Premier League and professional football clubs to inspire children to learn, be active and develop important life skills.Learn more
Active Literacy is a programme we have developed with The FA, which uses the power of storytelling to engage girls aged five to eight years old in team sports.Learn more
ResourceView detailsA rugby-focused toolkit for practitioners which uses rugby to motivate young people to improve their literacy skills. ResourceView detailsWelcome to Football School, a set of cross-curricular writing resources to celebrate the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Success storyView detailsRobert Clack School in Dagenham has seen a significant increase in students' reading ages after taking part in Skills Academy. Success storyView detailsGirlington Primary School in Bradford ran Premier League Reading Stars during the summer term with significant impact on pupils' reading abilty and attitudes. Success storyView detailsThe PLRS programme has had a huge impact on pupils’ reading attainment, with 80% of pupils making more than expected progress after taking part last year.
We’re working on bringing you more programmes and resources focused on other sports soon. Sign up to be told when these are available.