The 'new look' Literacy Time Web site. Run by Becta, this site provides primary teachers, classroom assistants and parents with practical advice and resources to support the National Literacy Strategy (NLS).

Websites where children can submit work. Providing pupils with the opportunity of publishing their work can provide new reasons for writing and new audiences

5 to 7 yrs - Words and Pictures
Games, poems and animations to help with learning phonics.
5 to 9 yrs - DynaMo
Tell the time, play Money Snap and try your luck in DynaMo's quiz challenge!
7 to 9 yrs - Spywatch
Literacy activities
9 to 12 yrs - In The News
Learn how to break the news with our KS2 resources for junior journalists.


Infant Explorer
The ultimate site for the Literacy Hour. Big books online complete with planning and activities. Only for KS1 at the moment but well worth a visit by all primary teachers.

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