At the Better Tuition centre in Urmston we are experts in English from Year one to GCSE level. Use our useful links to boost your child’s literacy skills.
Literacy is the foundation of all education and if a child grows up with a love of reading and writing, they also grow up with a love of learning.
Years 1 – 2
http://www.starfall.com/ This website has some great resources for early readers. The activities are full of fun and the site is visually engaging.
Years 3 – 6
http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/literacy/ The website for Woodlands Junior School in Kent has a really excellent selection of games and enjoyable learning activities. Everything is clearly explained and information is presented in small, manageable chunks.
http://www.buzzin.net/english/english.htm provides some great activities.
Years 7 – 9
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks3bitesize/english/ For focused, accessible revision activities, the BBC’s Bitesize pages are hard to beat, but it’s also worth taking a look at http://www.buzzin.net/english/english.htm.