Reading Planet helps schools to get more books from their budgets

Written by: Karen Faux
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Find out about the latest offer from a reading scheme that provides a range of fiction and non-fiction books which celebrate diversity and gender equality.

The Reading Planet programme is currently match funding any book order placed pound for pound. For example, if a school chooses £50 worth of books, it will match fund £50 worth of books which means the school will receive £100 worth of books at half the cost.

More than 400 titles are included in books for reception and key stage 1 and Reading Planet says that hundreds of schools are now using the scheme as a launchpad for literacy, inclusion and PSED. 

At Penn Wood School in Luton, EYFS coordinator Polly Alford says: ‘This funding initiative is a brilliant way to ensure schools like mine can access a cost-effective way of delivering reading education to their students.

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