Welcome to the future of reading!

Bug Club is an award-winning, whole-school literacy programme that joins books with an online reading world to teach today's children to read.

Combining rigorous pedagogy with fantastic design and cutting-edge technology, it's a fresh and modern take on traditional reading programmes.




65 Plays to Read to improve fluency !

We are working with some fantastic authors including Julia Donaldson, author of The Gruffalo, to provide 65 Bug Club Plays to Read - available as print and eBook versions.

Perfect for guided or independent reading.





What is Bug Club?

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The award-winning literacy programme for reading levels 1 to 30.


With a focus on learning to read, Bug Club delivers clearly defined learning outcomes for literacy. Our engaging levelled fiction and non-fiction, comics, graphic novels, plays to read plus phonic readers make up a database of over 470 titles. They are available as printed books or as interactive eBooks accessible through Bug Club Digital, our innovative online reading platform, which is now available on iPad, Android, PC and Mac.


Bug Club Digital allows teachers to easily search and allocate eBooks to their students, and view and record data about student reading performance.


Students complete assigned eBooks and embedded quizzes, earning tokens which they can redeem in their chosen Bug Club world.


Watch an overview of Bug Club Digital here