Engage readers
with Bug Club Plays to Read

Bug Club Plays are an essential genre for the acquisition of literacy skills in the classroom.

The plays provide readers with a highly engaging narrative with endearing characters, covering a range of topics. There are 65 plays broadly aligned to Reading Levels 6 to 30.

Bug Club Plays are written by talented authors, including Julia Donaldson, author of The Gruffalo.

How does it work?

Bug Club Plays to Read provide students with highly engaging readers, featuring lovable characters.

It covers a range of genres and topics such as new versions of beloved fairy tales, humour, traditional and historical tales, sustainability and wellbeing themes, plus much more.

They can be used for whole class modelled reading, guided reading, independent and take-home reading.


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Bug Club Components Chart
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Meet the family 

Find out more about ActiveLearn Primary and the other resources in the Bug Club family.