Resources are loaned on a half-termly or termly basis. These include:
Topic boxes - These consist of approximately 20 books and may include other resources e.g. photo packs. They can cover most National Curriculum areas and class topics, and are tailored to individual needs.
Fiction boxes - These boxes contain approximately 20 mixed fiction titles and may include a mix of genres (e.g. adventure, humour) and authors. Boxes can also be created to match more specific requirements.
Literacy boxes - Can be compiled to support the teaching of specific genres e.g. instructions, reports.
Author boxes - Contain around 20 books by an author and may also include other material e.g. biographical information about the author, soft toy book characters.
Big books - We have a large collection of big books suitable for shared reading, including both fiction and non-fiction titles. Please see catalogue downloads:
Big Books Non-fiction
Big books fiction
Share-a-sets - Consist of class reading sets of 20 copies of the same fiction title. We have an extensive and wide range available, including a variety of authors and genres.
Share-a-sets (Author Order)
Share-a-sets (Title Order)
Guided Reading sets - These consist of 6-8 copies of fiction titles. Some non-fiction titles are also available.
Guided Reading sets
Artefacts - The collection covers different National Curriculum subjects and resources may be borrowed for a half-term/term.
Storysacks - A range to match popular fiction titles for younger readers, including puppets, games etc.
DVDs - We have a collection of DVDs which can be loaned for half a term, covering both fiction and non-fiction.