Whilst you are at home, we recommend that you read every day.
Storyteller VideosTake ten minutes out and let the professional storytellers take you on an adventure!
Free eBook libraryHelp your young child learn to read, and love to read, with the Oxford Owl eBook library, containing over 100 free eBooks. The eBooks have been developed for children aged 3–11, to teach them to read using phonics. Just register for free at their site to start reading!
Audible All children’s audiobooks are available for free while schools are closed.
BookTrustA site with recommended booklists, categorised by age range and topic, including fiction and non-fiction. Family activities are included in the ‘Home Time’ section.
We are currently experiencing an unprecedented situation with the rapidly changing advice and guidance around Covid-19. We would like to keep parents and carers as up to date as possible by directing them to the following means of information. The latest government advice can be found at DfE.firstname.lastname@example.org. The latest advice and guidance from the Local Authority can be found at www.derbyshire.gov.uk/coronavirus. Public Health England for the East Midlands information can be found as follows: PHE East Midlands response centre- Telephone 0344 2254524 followed by Option 0 to get through to East Midlands Health Protection Team, then press option 1 and ask for the Coronavirus response centre which opens from 8am-8pm.