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News from the library……free resources available

23 April 2020  |  Jill Lundberg  |  Posted in:

Mrs Farquhar, our librarian, has some great news about some free resources available to help students read or enjoy audiobooks during the school closure.

Free Online Library Access for All Students
Renaissance is currently offering free access to its online library for all students at  Titles can be filtered by age-group, interests and reading level. Please note, the quizzes on the site are only available to Year 8, as they are participating in Renaissance’s Accelerated Reader programme.

Accelerated Reader for Year 8 Students
Year 8 students can still take Accelerated Reader quizzes at home. They can access the website  here  and use their normal username to log in, followed by the password ‘password’.

Free Audiobooks
Audible: A reminder that Audible are offering free audiobooks for children throughout the school closure period. There are plenty of books for children of all ages and also some suitable for adults. You do not have to register or enter any personal details. Click here for further details.
BBC Sounds: Free audiobooks are also available via the BBC Sounds app or from their  website. There is an excellent selection of books, particularly for older students.

Happy reading!

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