These websites provide useful resources to support reading such as accessible books on a wide range of topics.

Tar Heel Reader
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Reading Wise

Tar Heel Reader

A collection of free, easy-to-read, and accessible books on a wide range of topics. Each book can be speech enabled and accessed using multiple interfaces, including touch screens, the IntelliKeys with custom overlays, and 1 to 3 switches. You can also write and share your own books.

Tar Heel Shared Reader

This website takes you through The Tar Heel Shared Reader approach, easy to access professional development and the teaching and implementation supports

Reading Wise

A reading intervention programme, they have a great weekly newsletter to sign up too
Reading Wise Newsletter

Reading Avenue

Reading Avenue is part of Boardmaker online a free resource for developing reading.

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RNIB and Bookshare

RNIB Bookshare UK education collection provides textbooks and materials to support the UK curriculum. They offer a range of accessible formats that can be read electronically or adapted to suit the personal reading needs of learners. sign up through an educational provision or as an individual.


BookTrust is the UK’s largest children’s reading charity. They are dedicated to getting children reading. they have a nice section on disability and books.