Audible StoriesAmazon-owned Audible recently put a selection of its children’s audiobook stories online for free, allowing young people to stream each, in a range of six languages, via their phone, tablet, laptop or desktop. These books are usually only available with a monthly Audible subscription. The service will be available “for as long as schools are closed” and the books are separated into six categories: Littlest Listeners, Elementary, Tween, Teen, Literary Classics" and Folk and Fairy Tales for All.
Literacy Trust Family ZoneAs a response to school closures, The Literacy Trust have developed a comprehensive web portal for parents, to support you during this time. Over the coming period, they will be updating this as often as they can with new and useful content for parents. Split up by age group below, you will find ideas and guidance for simple activities that will engage your children at home, while also benefiting their reading, writing and language development. You'll be able to access free reading and writing resources, audiobooks, videos, competitions and reading challenges. Every resource is available for free,