You will find lots of useful links below. We
are recommending a wide variety of website.
Some are organisations which support the
development of language, communication and
literacy. Other sites are suppliers who we
feel produce wonderful resources which will
complement the use of your StoryPhones MP3
If you have come across any interesting or
useful sites, please let us know so we can
share them. You can email us at
firstname.lastname@example.org, we would love to
hear from you.
Educational Advice, Information and
http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/ - A
fantastic site for up to the minute literacy
information and research.
http://www.readingagency.org.uk/ - The
Reading Agency is an independent charity
with a mission to inspire more people to
http://www.booktrust.org.uk/ - Booktrust
is an independent UK charity dedicated to
encouraging people of all ages and cultures
to enjoy books.
http://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/ - British
http://www.clpe.co.uk/ - Centre for
Literacy in Primary Education.
http://www.ukla.org/ - The UK Literacy
http://www.naace.co.uk/ - The ICT
association for education and schools.
- The National Literacy Trust's 'Talk To
Your Baby Campaign'.
Afasic supports children and their parents,
enabling them to overcome their speech and
http://www.hanen.org/ - Canadian charity
dedicated to the support of children and
families with speech and language
http://www.hello.org.uk/ - Hello, the
2011 national year of communication, is a
campaign to increase understanding of how
important it is for children and young
people to develop good communication skills.
- The Communication Trust highlights the
importance of speech, language and
communication for children and
http://www.ltl.org.uk/ - The 'Learning
Through Landscapes' website gives
information to help you develop your outdoor
learning area. Lots of useful articles and
http://www.ican.org.uk/ - The ICAN
charity supports speech, language and
communication skills in children. Very good
site for helpful information.
http://www.singup.org/ - 'The Music
Manifesto' national singing programme. You
can sign up your school and access the free
http://www.ecml.at/ - European Centre
for Modern Language: information about
European Day of Languages.
http://www.adoptaword.com/ - Adopt a
word and support the ICAN charity.
http://www.story-tales.co.uk/ - Adam
Bushell brings traditional tales to life as
a writer and storyteller. You can buy his
stories in our online store. Adam currently
works with StoryPhones to record some of our
games and activities.
Watch and listen to wonderful storytellers
http://www.storybird.com/ - This website
contains the most beautiful range of
illustrations all waiting to be turned into
http://www.sfs.org.uk/ - Society for
- Tim Sheppard runs a very helpful website
with lots of information about traditional
http://www.sevenstories.org.uk/ - Seven
Stories is the national home of children's
books in Britain.
Resources and Suppliers
http://www.playtoz.co.uk/ - Treasure
baskets to develop Heuristic play.
Dickory Dock Designs supplies educational
resources including puppets, toys and fabric
for role play and craft activities.
http://www.doodle-world.com/ - Doodle
world specialise in educational toys
including puppets, toys and craft resources.
http://www.sweetcounter.co.uk/ - Fun,
creative hands on teaching resources all
designed to teach specific concepts.
Creative, colourful, multisensory
playgrounds and outdoor areas.
- High quality outside boards.
http://www.tinytweeties.co.uk/ - As seen
on CBeebies The Rocket Rhyme. Fantastic
songs for young children, also workshops for
adults and parents.
http://www.bookhappy.co.uk/ - Fun-packed
story sessions, based on the best children's
picture books and full of songs, rhymes and