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Harry Potter 20 Years anniversary competition
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Download our new Harry Potter teaching resource produced in partnership with Bloomsbury Publishing and enter your school in a fantastic competition to win a copy of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone for each of your Year 6 Leavers.
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Experience high quality training with CLPE. Our teaching team are highly experienced teachers from a range of educational backgrounds and you will receive strategies and resources that can be put into immediate practice supporting EYFS and the National Curriculum 2014.
CLiPPA 2017 - shortlist
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CLPE is delighted to announce the 2017 shortlist for the Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award (CLiPPA). Established in 2003, CLiPPA encourages and celebrates outstanding poetry published for children. 2017 is the 15th anniversary of the award, which remains the only annual award in the UK for published poetry for children. The free Shadowing Scheme to involve schools in the Poetry Award 2017 is now open.
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Download and be inspired by our FREE Celebrate Acts of Kindness Booklist, with books with themes of kindness, acceptance and anti-bullying recommended by teachers including CLPE staff.
Lauren Child
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Following the fantastic news that the new Children's Laureate is author and illustrator Lauren Child, (best-known for Charlie and Lola), explore more of her work in Core Books and download a free teaching sequence for I will not ever NEVER eat a tomato.
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Benefit from the expertise of CLPE staff with this impressive range of articles and research of key interest to those involved in teaching, literacy and education. Topics include exploring the best ways to engage early readers, the benefit of choosing the best books to motivate children as readers and writers and much more. There is also in-depth analysis of CLPE projects such as Power of Pictures.
Give me shelter
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For #WorldRefugee Day, download our timely booklist which focuses on migrant and refugee experiences.
Bedtime for Monsters - Power of Pictures - classroom example
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Drawing dramatically improves writing, particularly for children with English as an additional language (EAL) and boys who are reluctant writers according to the evaluation report of the Arts Council funded Power of Pictures project .
Inspiring Writing course
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CLPE in partnership with the Every Child a Reader Service (part of Brighton & Hove City Council) are pleased to offer three new courses in Sussex: Inspiring Writers KS1; Inspiring Writers EYFS; and Phonics in a Rich Reading Curriculum.
Reading and Writing Scales
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Have you used our Reading and Writing Scales? These scales which help teachers to understand what progression looks like in reading and writing, were launched over a year ago. Take part in our survey so we can find out how they are being used.

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