Warwickshire Schools Library Service

Useful links!

Warwickshire Schools Library Service works with a wide range of schools, organisations and partners. We often visit and share their research and information to inform our own practice. Below are a range of useful links that we have found beneficial and we wanted to share them with you! They might be particularly useful for motivating and encouraging staff members that love reading are working within your school library or within the literacy curriculum.

Useful Websites

A link to Warwickshire Public Libraries: http://www.warwickshire.gov.uk/Libraries
A great recommendation site for children’s books: http://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/
The UK’s leading independent children’s book magazine: http://booksforkeeps.co.uk/
The National Literacy Trust: http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/schools_teaching
Booktrust, encouraging children and families to get reading: http://www.booktrust.org.uk/
Showcases best practice in UK libraries: http://heartoftheschool.edublogs.org/
Improving all aspects of English Teaching in Primary Years: http://primaryenglished.co.uk/
The SLA supports everyone involved with school libraries: www.sla.org.uk
A national campaign to get all children reading well: http://readongeton.org.uk/
Department for Education: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-education

National Curriculum
https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/statutory-guidance-schools#curriculum


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