Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesA huge congratulations to the amazing @JosephACoelho from everyone here in Leicester! https://t.co/08UeUHiUUL1 month ago
Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesRT @InglehurstJun: We met a real life author this week and we loved it! A huge thank you to Jo Simmons for joining us and inspiring us to r…1 month ago
Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesThe final day of Author Month on Tour! Thank you so much to our fantastic authors yesterday @MitchAuthor, @mossmontmomery, and @alexsheppard for joining us. Thank you to @SandfieldClose, @braunstone_cps, @RollestonPri, @Slaterprimary, @EyresMonsellPri for hosting our authors. https://t.co/cYzNncsYNd1 month ago
Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesAuthor Month on Tour! Thank you so much to our fantastic authors today @SerenaKPatel and @lthompsonwrites for joining us in person. Thank you to @DovelandsLeic, @CharnwoodSchool, Folville Junior and @ParksPrimary for hosting our authors. https://t.co/O3EDVabHha1 month ago
Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesIt was great spending the day with you at @DovelandsLeic and @WolseyHouse. Thank you! https://t.co/IaqMXyxvgm1 month ago
Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesAuthor Month on Tour! Thank you so much to our fantastic authors yesterday @cath_howe, @JenniferKillick and @joanna_simmons for joining us in person. Thank you to @WolseyHouse, @InglehurstJun, @PrimaryMarriott for hosting our authors. https://t.co/wtoHNyRjDE1 month ago
Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesAuthor Month on Tour! Thank you so much to our fantastic authors on Monday @simonjamesgreen and Tom Palmer for joining us in person. Thank you to @GranbyPrimary, @BuswellsLodge, Shenton Primary and St John the Baptist for hosting our authors. https://t.co/Ea0ZnnfDOK1 month ago
Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesAuthor Month on Tour! Thank you so much to our fantastic authors on Monday @jabberworks and @sharnajackson for joining us in person. Thank you to @fields_st, @SJS_trips, @GlebelandsLeic and Wyvern for hosting our authors. https://t.co/uVsqJUDw601 month ago
Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesDay 14 of Author Month on Tour today. Thank you so much to our fantastic author @JustoneSteve for joining us in person. Thank you to @AvenuePrimarySc and @WhitehallPriSch for hosting our author! https://t.co/8jFQiNCzKq1 month ago
Whatever it TakesWhatever it TakesDay 13 of Author Month on Tour today. Thank you to our fantastic authors @andyseedauthor, @simonjamesgreen & @JustoneSteve for joining us in person. Thank you to Barley Croft, @LindenPrimary, @GranbyPrimary, @WolseyHouse, @SandfieldClose, and @SJS_trips for hosting our authors https://t.co/Exlwiwm7yV2 months ago

Resources and links

Please find below a selection of links and resources which may be of interest to you to support the reading provision and reading culture within your school.

Websites

BookTrust - transforms lives by getting children and families reading

Empathy Lab - Read stories. Build empathy. Make a better world.

Just Imagine - excellence in teaching reading, writing and oracy

Leicester City libraries - there are 16 libraries in the city and online facilities

National Literacy Trust - dedicated to giving disadvantaged children the literacy skills they need to succeed

Read for Good - motivates children to read for fun

Reading for Pleasure (The Open University) - support for teachers, student teachers, librarians and English leaders in order to nurture lifelong readers

Resources