World Book Day and National Storytelling Week - Teaching Resources

Explore our collection of teaching resources for primary and secondary schools, perfect for inspiring your class with the joy of reading on World Book Day and with the wonder of stories during National Storytelling Week.

In 2022 National Storytelling Week took place 30 January - 6 February and World Book Day will take place on Thursday, 3 March.

Primary

Tales From Around The World
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Bringing Books to Life 1
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Bringing Books to Life 2
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CBBC Book Club
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CBeebies Storytime
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World Book Day's 10 Minute Story Sharing
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Roald Dahl - Extracts
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The Tales of Beatrix Potter
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Little Red Riding Hood
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Jack and the Beanstalk
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Audio stories
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Traditional Tales - Tiddalik the Frog
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Traditional Tales - Lakshmi and the Clever Washerwoman
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Traditional Tales - Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock
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Secondary

Curriculum Collections: English Literature / Language
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LIT P.D.
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Invasion of the Bookreaders
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Classic Stories
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Why is reading good for me?
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Interactive Lessons

World Book Day 2022 – Live Lesson
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Watch again: World Book Day 2021 - Live Lesson
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Watch again: World Book Day 2019 - Live Lesson
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Watch again: Roald Dahl Day lesson - The Power of Words
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Watch again: CBeebies: Stories by the Sea - Live Lesson
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