Reading In School and From Home
How can I access engaging books?
National Literacy Trust and Oak Academy Library
Our KS3 student might enjoy reading a different book each week from the National Literacy Trust and Oak Academy Library.
Every week a popular children's author or illustrator will provide you with free books, exclusive videos and their top three recommended reads.
Non Fiction Reading
You can access Issues Online here to explore non-fiction titles that may support your research and further reading in a wide range of subjects.
How can I get books on my phone or computer? - VleBooks
You all have an account set up this VleBooks where you can access thousands of books online.
We have over 300 books available for all reading ages!
Your username: Your northolthigh.org.uk email address.
Your password: Your network password the password you would normally use to logon to a school computer.
Click the button below to get started.
You can use the instructional video as support.
How can I listen to new books?
As students, Amazon has given you all free access to thousands of audio-books.
This is such a great tool. Miss Vardon has been listening to books during her daily exercise.
You can use the instructional video as support if you would like guidance on how to access these books.
Why is reading so important?
Reading expands our minds and vocabulary. It widens our experiences and deepens our empathy.
Watch this video to see all of the ways reading can benefit you.