Sometimes you need a helping hand to get little ones on their reading journey. This range of guides, videos and activities will help entertain whilst also developing their literacy skills.
Ladybird Readers are ELT graded readers featuring traditional tales, non-fiction and favourite characters to engage and inspire English language learners. There are eight levels of Ladybird Readers and the books are recommended for children aged 3–11. Download the Ladybird Readers User Guide to learn how to use this fantastic series at home.
The Ladybird Readers Summer Activity Pack is full of fun for your little ones. Download some printables to create and make with your little one at home, from Peppa Pig finger puppets to a Puss in Boots mask. These activities are perfect for rainy days or those moments when you need a helping hand to banish boredom.
Ladybird Readers parent tips video
Discover some helpful tips and tricks to help you teach your little ones to read at home.
Read it yourself
Read it yourself with Ladybird is a series of graded readers that can be used at home with parents or carers, or in the classroom. The careful grading of the books ensures that children are not overwhelmed by a large number of different or unfamiliar words and this guide shows you everything you need to get started.
Read it Yourself parent tips video
Find out how to use the Read It Yourself series in your home setting and help your child begin their reading journey.
Key Words with Peter and Jane is a tried and tested series that teaches children to read on sight using the ‘look and say’ method. There are 12 levels in total, each with 3 books, intended for children aged 4+.
Try the scrapbook method! Discover how the creator of Key Words taught his daughter to read in a wonderful activity you can try at home.