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Homework Games for Summer – Literacy and Reading

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A picture of some literacy games

Cbeebies is already a firm favourite in many households as there are so many games and stories to listen to, songs to sing, painting to be done and lots more; it is well worth setting as homework on its own 🙂

Below we have listed other recommended websites which parents can use to reinforce pupils’ literacy skills during the six week summer break:

BBC KS1 Bitesize Literacy Games Includes games on Phonics , Rhyming words, Alphabetical order, Spelling, Pronouns, Conjunctions, Synonyms, Punctuation  and Sentence construction

Sandcastle Quiz

Woodlands Literacy Zone – a whole range of links collected from everywhere!

ICT Games Literacy KS1 For KS2 there is

CBBC and its games, things to do, news and more.

Silly Books Animated Children’s Books

There are lots of things to do at Goodnight stories

Online Children’s Stories European Folk Tales – Most of the stories are written in two languages.

Beatrix Potter’s book online 

A collection of Aesop’s fables

A range of Whootie stories

The Story of Bedd Gelert Candlelight Stories a range of stories

Snaith School Web Site’s stories from Rainbow’s edge

Myths and legends

Spelling lists and Spelling Games

The Times Spelling Bee, games and challenges

Word Games from Zylom

Primary Games Arena – English

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