Bug club, pearsons outstanding wholeschool reading programme for primary aged children supports and encourages children to catch the reading bug for life. If you have access to an internet connection, your child can enjoy reading bug club books online as well as. The books expose the children to different topics, and link with other books and subjects were already teaching. Rising stars reading planet whole school reading scheme. Commercial decodable reading schemes are matched to letters and sounds phases and also national curriculum reading levels. These are carefully graded by reading levels known as book bands. This means that when you know your childs book band, you will be able to select books from different reading schemes with confidence, knowing that they are the right level for your child. Correspondence between phonic reading schemes teaching. B c all levels b c a b a a a a b bc bc ab a a a a b b b b a b c all all levels all levels all end of year expectations levels a a a a a a b b b b b b ab ab ab ab ab ab ks2 starter independent books 64 year bb fiction 40 nonfiction 24 year 3 p4 brown year 4 p5 grey year 5 p6 blue year 6 p7 red red plus a a b a a a b b b a a a a b b.
Bug club independent resources are created to assist teachers as they teach reading skills. Bug club international reading and language arts pearson. Whats more, there are online versions for every printed title and a personalised website for each child. Nov 08, 2015 a brief guide on how to use the resources on bug club and how they can help improve your reading. In uk schools, book bands are used across different reading schemes to indicate the reading level of each book. Pupils who are more reluctant readers are growing in confidence when the online books are used as a focus for guided reading activities. Our school subscribes to bug club, a fantastic online reading world which we will be using in addition to our current reading provision. Sep 10, 2006 this website and its content is subject to our terms and conditions. Filter books by reading scheme none none alphakids bug club collins big cat collins big cat phonics engage floppys phonics ginn pocket reads oxford reading tree phonics bug project x rigby star tree tops yellow door phonics. Bug club reading levels the meadows primary school. If you have any questions about the bug club upgrade please speak to mr. Bug club is a wholeschool reading programme that joins books with an online reading world to teach todays children to read.
As children need a different type of support at home, we also have read with oxford stages which follow the same order of progression as oxford levels. Bug club is a really good chance to create readers since early ages. Bug club is a powerful guided and independent reading programme that is proven to raise attainment in reading and spelling. Below you will find key information about the scheme and how you can get involved. Bug club capture your childrens imagination and nurture.
Bug club is one of the bestloved reading programmes in primary schools and kids just love reaching for the bookshelves to find their favourite bug club book. Bug club is the solution for your reading needs, whatever they might be. It has allowed us to broaden and strengthen the quality of reading material that we can provide to the children. Children will become fluent readers through hundreds of highquality fiction and nonfiction banded books by awardwinning authors and illustrators. If your child has read the bug club lilac books, he or she will be delighted to find that pink level books follow many of the same characters.
Bug club is a whole school reading programme that brilliantly combines fantastic print books with an online reading world. My favourite feature of bug club is the quality of the texts, and the students love the activities that go along with each text. You will see our oxford levels alongside the book band colours on the back of each oxford reading tree book. The children can access their own personalised page on the website using their login and password details. Schools across the uk are catching the bug, and now so can kids at home.
Bug club is the first phonicsbased school reading programme that joins books with an online reading world to teach children to read. Choose your desired reading level below to view which readers are categorised in that level. Download the structure chart pearson schools and fe colleges. Bug club is an online digital platform with over 330 ebooks levels with accompanying activities for primary school students. Dd is in y1 and flying through turquoise but not sure wh. Collins big cat is a wholeschool reading programme that provides complete support for primary reading. With flexible packages for independent reading, guided reading, and ongoing assessment, with a blended approach to suit all schools and all ages, bug club is shown to work. Reading bug box brings the best in childrens literature to your doorstep. Bug club is the perfect tool for teachers to keep track of their. All necessary precautions are taken to ensure the specified content linked to is of an appropriate nature.
If you prefer to use internet explorer, you will need at least ie10 in order for the content to work. Bug club is a wholeschool reading programme that helps transform children into lifelong readers. Bug club phonics books are nicely aligned to phases 25 of letters and sounds and offer varied, engaging and fun books to support children learning to decode and enjoy reading. Bug club is a wholeschool reading programme that helps transform children into. Take a look at how levels, book bands, and stages relate to each other. The bug club books are for children who have finished read write inc levels and have moved on to language and literacy. The meadows primary school is not accountable for the content displayed on the external webpages that may be linked from our site.
A digital learning space for your pupils and a toolkit for you, so that you can search, plan, allocate and assess all in one place. Within each level there is a carefully planned progression of books. Bug club is a wonderful tool to change the children. Matching book bands to year groups indicative book band old curriculum and assessment national curriculum levels indicative english national curriculum year group september 2014 curriculum for independent reading and assessment purposes bug club recommended year group for guided reading higher than national standard for independent reading. Here you can download an information pack that explains the what the reading levels mean on bug club.
Tes global ltd is registered in england company no 02017289 with its registered office at 26 red lion square london wc1r 4hq. The bug club series is a literacy program for reading levels 1 30. I hope this resource if of some help with planning appropriate reading material for children based on their level and progression with the alphabetic code. Bug club the future of reading the iver village junior school. We hope that you and your child will love these books and enjoy reading them at home. Now with added grammar and spelling, and plays by julia donaldson, the bug club family has everything you need to help children catch the reading bug. Your childs class teacher will allocate ebooks which they can enjoy reading at home with you. Bug club gives the flexibility to the teachers to plan their reading instructions for different levels of book bands. Imagine getting students excited about reading while also improving their reading abilities. Bug club is a finelylevelled reading scheme, which ensures that all children can find books at exactly the right level for them.
Personalized deliveries are matched to a childs age, interests and reading level. Engage literacy collins big cat alphakids bug club oxford reading tree collins big cat. A brief guide on how to use the resources on bug club and how they can help improve your reading. A rough guide not 100% accurate as it depends on the child, their understanding, comprehension, fluency etc but combined with teacher assessment seems to. Polly alford, eyfs coordinator penn wood primary and nursery school. With the lexile map, students have a chance to match books with their reading levels, and celebrate as they are able to read increasingly complex texts. Wondering if anyone has an idea of what age level the book colours in pearson bug club are. Monthly childrens books, gift books, and readaloud books for families. Reading chest has a vast selection of reading books, which are used in schools across the uk. The colourful visuals and engaging content has opened up reading to a group of boys who would generally shy away from picking up a book to read. Matching book bands to year groups together we build. Online shopping from a great selection at books store.23 398 116 1321 1163 1306 483 1042 1201 131 240 112 1469 996 714 1562 1559 637 1345 1488 303 24 253 496 160 1403 822 1511 161 197 83 212 1193 1306 845 1046 1005 1440 368 346 426 1245 1157 717 649 960 54