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Our members seized the summer in style!

September 15, 2017

We held a photo competition over the holidays for our members to show us how they were seizing the summer, and they certainly did it in style! The...

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Our recommended reading lists

August 15, 2017

We’re passionate about helping children develop a love of reading, so to help parents find the right books we’ve put together a...

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Reading for pleasure

July 7, 2017

Reading is not just something that children should do in school, it needs to be an everyday part of our lives and something we choose to do at all...

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Are the summer holidays too long?

July 2, 2017

More than half of parents in our survey told us that they wish the school holidays were shorter in order to keep children’s learning at a constant...

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Reading a book by the sea

Top tips for engaging reluctant readers

June 21, 2017

Many parents are keen for their child to develop a love of reading and books but if you have a reluctant reader in your family, getting them to pick...

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Children’s favourite summer activity list

June 12, 2017

What do your children enjoy getting up to over the summer? If you think they spent a lot of time watching TV, you’re not alone! In our...

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Students raising hands in Explore session

Make the most of the summer term

June 6, 2017

Many children are looking forward to the long hot summer ahead of them. However, before that kicks off there is a good six or seven weeks of learning...

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Library books

7 reasons to love your local library

May 30, 2017

As libraries across the UK continue to close, it’s time to get to your local library to find out the wealth of benefits they can bring, before...

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Summer learners #NowICa

#NowICan: Celebrating achievements

October 5, 2016

The summer holidays can be a great opportunity to learn new skills and keep children’s brains active! Before they broke up from school, we spoke...

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Love learning this half term

Top tips for writing at home

August 15, 2016

The summer holidays can be a great time to encourage children to practise their writing skills while having fun at the same time! Here are some tops...

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