Read for Good Sponsored Read
Every year, Hampton College takes part in the UK's largest sponsored read. Since we started doing this in 2009, we have raised just over £4500 towards improving the lives of children in hospital as well as encouraging reading and literacy for our own students.
For more information visit this website: http://www.readforgood.org/
Reading for pleasure
Stuck for things to read? Use these websites for ideas: http://www.lovereading.co.uk/
Visit the above site for the shortlist of the books for 2010 Carnegie award.
Key Stage 3
Tips on reading fiction and non-fiction texts, developing communication skills and writing about Shakespeare.
Good advice on addressing common mistakes.
Key Stage 4
Podcasts on all areas of the GCSE.
Notes, activities and exam questions on both English Language and English Literature.
Link to the AQA website to access mark schemes and past papers for English Literature.
Link to the AQA website to access mark schemes and past papers for English Language.
Revision Pods for all literature texts studied (students will be given a log in by their English teacher).
Key Stage 5
A website full of recommended reads for sixth formers.