Ant Club

Ant Club

The Ant Club is the extended offer for primary schools, aimed at pupils in both Reception and Year 1 classes.

The programme offers free resources for Reception and Year 1 classes designed to inspire, boost skills and build confidence.

The printed and online resources include rhyme, poetry, drama and creative texts to support work with children and parents around communication, language and literacy. Accompanying BookTrust recommended reading lists for EYFS and KS1 are released each term.

Participating schools will be sent a new package of resources every term, containing a set of materials for each reception and Year 1 class.

 

All eligible schools will have been sent login details for The Ant Club website

 

If you have any queries please contact antclub@booktrust.org.uk

 

Information for parents/carers whose children are currently taking part in Ant Club activities through their school

The Ant Club is a programme offered to selected primary schools providing free resources for Reception and Year 1 classes.

 

These specially developed materials are designed to complement the curriculum and to engage children, teachers and parents alike. Participating schools receive a new package of resources every term, containing a set of materials for each reception and Year 1 class. The resources are flexible so every child should be able to enjoy and learn through the Ant Club.



Here are details of the resources your child may bring home or be talking about this term.

 

the Rhyme ChallengeIn the summer term Reception classes will take part in The Rhyme Challenge

Your Reception aged child will love The Rhyme Challenge, designed to introduce their whole class to rhymes and early poetry.

 

The summer term activity for Year 1 classes is My Book

Year 1 children can produce their own book in the summer term. Our Create Your Own Book resource is a fantastic way for your pupils to develop their skills as storytellers, artists or fact finders by making their own fiction or non-fiction books.

You'll also find lots of great book recommendations for this age-group listed in the children's books section of this website.