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Online Learning Resource Centre

Welcome to your Online Learning Resource Centre

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In this area you can access links to free online books and get information about your reading and favourite authors. Come back again soon as we will be updating this area regularly. Don’t forget you can search up books on www.arbookfind.co.uk

Students can email LRC staff with enquiries about books and reading at librarian@thecompton.org.uk during normal school hours.

Reading Lists

Some suggested reading for students in Year 7 to Year 9. 

Year 7 and Year 8

Year 9

Useful Links

Get free e-books from Barnet libraries

All Barnet libraries are closed at the moment but the good news is that you can still borrow e-books, audiobooks and other online resources. If you’re not a member, you can still join.  Find out more here

www.barnet.gov.uk/libraries/online-resources/ebooks-and-eaudiobooks

 

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Open library has over 30,000 children’s books you can borrow for free or listen
to.
 
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A website where you can read extended excerpts from books and see some free reads.
 
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This service from amazon offers a 30-day free trial where you can listen to you’re the world’s largest collection of audiobooks. Once the free trial has ended the service costs from £7.99 a month.
 
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This learning resource site is mainly for primary school students but it does have a selection of free ebooks across most book levels that are quizible, including easier adaptations of classics.
 
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A great place to browse for free resources with a literary theme, including talks by authors such as Cressida Cowell, Tom Palmer and Neil Gaiman.
 
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Loads of great reading-related activities especially compiled for students staying at home. You can win prizes too!