St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Primary School

Deanwood Drive, Parkwood, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 9NP
Tel: 01634 371892
Headteacher: Mrs Louise Prestidge



Helpful Websites for Literacy

Department for Education online resources for English


Oxford Owls eBooks - eBooks available from age 3-11.  Classes all created a log in and website has created free access


Roy the Zebra – a guided reading website aimed for EYFS and KS1


Literacy Shed – Contains lots of videos under different ‘sheds’.  These provide prompts, stories and visual Literacy for children.  Videos have key questions and example activities to follow on from the video clip.


Phonics play – we have a school subscription to this with password and username already shared with parents.  An array of games and interactive activities to rehearse and learn phonic skills.


Topmarks – contains lots of Literacy games with reading, phonics and GPaS focuses from ages 3-14.


BBC Daily learning - The BBC learning zone has daily lessons linked with Literacy and GPaS.  This covers all age ranges. 


Spellzone – a website dedicated to spelling containing word lists, games and activities centred around spelling rules from age 6+


These websites have dedicated areas with a range of resources to support home learning.