Here are some of our DIY reading resources to foster the love of reading at home and school.
The Parents’ Welcome Kit is an introduction guide for parents on the different services that NLB has for their children.
Raising Readers provides information on how parents can instill a love of reading in their children. Topics covered include:
• Identifying your child’s reader type
• Choosing a book for your child
• Introduction to a variety of reading materials
• NLB eResources
• Reading at Primary One
Dare to Read (DIY) is a stimulating activity that is guaranteed to keep your children’s adrenaline pumping! They will embark on a quest to complete fun story-based missions, which include puzzles, riddles and research questions. You may also consider providing tokens to reward the students as they complete these puzzles. NEW!
Recommended for P1 – P3 students
Download the English DIY version here
Liven up your school library with funky posters, an interesting new book display or conduct a Book Hunt NEW!
IFLA School Library Guidelines, 2nd edition
Check out these guidelines that have been developed to assist school library professionals and educational decision-makers in their efforts to ensure that all students and teachers have access to effective school library programs and services, delivered by qualified school library personnel.
Reading Fiesta Card
Suitable for P1 – P3 students
Looking for fun activities to do with your child? Check out the Reading Fiesta Card to get some ideas!
Read Swap Share
Suitable for P1 – P6 students
In this activity, students swap and share books with one another, prompting interesting book-related conversations.
|RSS Facilitator’s Guide
Primary 1 to 2 (Basic)
Primary 3 to 4 (Advanced)
Primary 5 to 6 (Non-Fiction)
Read Reap Write
Students explore how stories relate to the world around them through a series of engaging discussions and activities. By reading and reflecting on thought-provoking extracts from great books, students will be encouraged to think critically and draw parallels between what is described in the extracts and their real-life experiences.
P3 – P4
Title: Cakes in Space
Author: Phillip Reeve and Sarah McIntyre
Call Number: JS REE
Title: The Mystery of the Missing Everything
Author: Ben H. Winters
Call Number: J WIN
P5 – P6
Title: Fish in a Tree
Author: Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Call Number: J HUN
Title: Saving Thanehaven
Author: Catherine Jinks
Call Number: J JIN