Reading Programmes

Bug Club

Bug Club

Bug Club

The future of reading.

Bug Club is a whole-school reading programme that successfully teaches today’s children to read. Its unique combination of beautiful and engaging e-books with an online reading world turns all children into budding bookworms.

Bug Club boasts 480 finely-levelled eBooks featuring popular characters children know and love like Shrek, Wallace and Gromit, and Timmy Time.

Bug Club uses technology that children use every day to make reading even more fun - with online quizzes, games and reward worlds to spark enthusiasm.

Its new integrated “Progress and Assess” tools help you build a well-rounded picture of progress and attainment and performance against Age Related Expectations.

Discover the Bug Club family

Phoenics Bug

Grammar and Spelling Bug is a completely online programme that brings spelling, grammar and punctuation lessons to life. It contains hundreds of engaging practice games that children will want to play again and again.

With Phonics Bug at your side, teaching phonics is easy. The whole-class teaching software gives you everything you need for frontof- class teaching and the 100% decodable readers, interactive games and fun activity sheets consolidate children’s learning and provide plenty of opportunities for active participation.

Bug Club Comprehension is a fresh new approach that helps every child master deep comprehension.

  • It uses a powerful and proven talk-based, mastery approach to help your children develop a deeper understanding of texts.

  • It is inclusive for all children: it removes barriers to comprehension caused by poor word reading.


A brilliant online reading world.

Bug Club’s online reading world really makes Bug Club stand out from other reading programmes.
Road-tested by children and specially designed for children, this online reading world is home to all the Bug Club eBooks, fun quizzes, games, and fantastic rewards that today’s computer savvy children simply love.

Everything you need to plan, allocate and assess in one place.

As well as a fantastic online reading world for children, Bug Club also presents a clever online toolkit for teachers with all the eBooks , the most suitable and engaging activities and a new ntegrated “Progress and Assess” pack of tools and resources.

Books children would choose themselves.

A brilliant reading programme only works if it’s filled with truly fantastic books. A tour of Bug Club is like a tour around a child’s favourite book shop.
What makes Bug Club so special?
Simple: Book Club has those books that children would choose themselves.