The Magic of Reading

‘Children who read for pleasure are not only better at English but are also better at maths. Children who read for pleasure make more progress over time. Reading for pleasure brings a wider vocabulary and enables the child to take on new concepts.’

Dr Alice Sullivan, the Institute of Education

Reading Street

Downloadable chapters of Reading Street, our new study about reading in family life.

Reading Advice

Watch Alison David’s tips and advice on how to engage your child with reading.