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Boston St Mary's RC Primary Academy


Boston's Catholic School

Reading at home

 It is important to keep up with reading at home whilst schools are closed as reading:

-builds your understanding of what has been read

-improves your vocabulary and language skills

-develops your imagination

-it's fun and enjoyable

Please find below some websites which you can use to carry on reading at home through the use of e-books, online reading. You can continue to quiz at home on accelerated reader and check to see if any of your books at home are listed on accelerated reader

  1. https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/books/free-ebooks/

You can sign up for free on oxford owl to read books online which match your book band and reading level. You can then use the book you've read to quiz on accelerated reader. 

     2. https://cornerstoneseducation.co.uk/news/free-access-to-cornerstones-love-to-read-resources-for-home-learning/ 

Cornerstones believes that reading is one of the most beneficial and enjoyable activities a child can continue to do whilst at home. To help schools and families, cornerstones are making all 45 of our popular Love to Read reading guides available as free downloads.   

  

Using accelerated reader at home:

https://ukhosted97.renlearn.co.uk/6698087/default.aspx 

Use your log in details to access accelerated reader, if you need help logging in please contact us at year3@bostonstmarys.co.uk and we will be happy to help you. 

 

Accelerated Reader book finder

The following link below can be used to check a book is on accelerated reader:

https://www.arbookfind.co.uk/

Remember to keep a log in your reading record of all the books you read as when we return to school we can add up the number of times you have read so you can claim your prizes.

Lincolnshire Libraries

As libraries are currently closed you are able to access the lincolnshire library online using the link below:

https://lincolnshirelibraries.overdrive.com/library/kids 

 

If you are already member of the lincolnshire library you can borrow ebooks online as you will have a library card. However, if you are not a member currently we think you can still register. 

There are lots of exciting books to choose from, we look forward to hearing which book you may have chosen to read.