Are you a teacher or home educator?
Everything you need to know about Time to Read as a practitioner: from what's inside the free book packs to resources to share at school or home.
Time to Read in previous years
Reception children went bananas for the 2018 free book – the funny and adorable Little Monkey.
In 2017, schools across England received a free book: The Bumblebear by Nadia Shireen.
Shake your pips! In 2016, schools across England received Kitchen Disco by by Clare Foges and Al Murphy in a special Time to Read book pack.
Fun activities to try
Get crafting and create a paper-plate monkey inspired by the Time to Read book Little M...
What did Little Monkey get up to in the jungle?
Try out this banana bread recipe, inspired by the Time to Read book Little Monkey by Ma...
Use the Bookfinder to find the perfect book for you, your family and friends.
Storybooks and games
Listen or read along with loads of stories, or play one of our interactive games.
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