Useful resources:

Handy Vocabulary-building flashcards suitable for Year 4 (level 1) and Year 5 (level 2) are available from

A list of super suggested book/reading lists can be accessed here

The Book Trust website has a number of book lists to browse which can be seen here

Useful websites for building literacy skills:

How good is your knowledge of English grammar and punctuation? Take this test to find out! 

English test

Primary School Pupils need at least 9 hours of sleep to learn effectively; to read further, click here

Children benefit enormously from being read to aloud, regularly, from an early age. To read further, click here

Could sugary drinks be having a negative impact on your child's learning? Click here