Category: Books and literacy

Design a PTS Bookmark – The Results Are In!

competition winners

We had hundreds of brilliant entries for our PTS bookmark competition. Find out who the winners and runners up are on the blog.

Introduction to English Workabooks

English Workabooks

Worksbooks are new at PTS! Find out how our English Workabooks can work your your learners in this 'Introducing English Workabooks' blog.

Celebrating World Poetry Day 2021

World Poetry Day

We love poetry here at PTS, so we’ve come up with some ideas on how you can celebrate World Poetry Day in your classroom.

World Book Day 2021 Competition – Design a New PTS Bookmark

World Book Day 2021

Happy World Book Day 2021! We’re looking for designs for bookmarks, and we need your help. We’d love your pupils to get creative and send us their designs.

Reading in School

Reading in School

Supporting reading in school and helping pupils to develop a love of reading are great motivators for PTS. Check out how we can support you with literacy.

Helping Pupils to Overcome Anxiety – The Knot by Helen Cousin

The Knot by Helen Cousin

"The Knot" by Helen Cousins, is a book of verse, written for younger pupils to help them understand anxiety and that it is normal to have worries.

Writing with Sensory Details

Sensory Details

Using sensory details in writing helps to bring our stories to life. Take a look at our activities to help your pupils add extra sparkle to their stories.

New CUPPA Books Available Now from PTS


CUPPA has arrived at PTS! Created by Ross McWilliam, the CUPPA series of books is perfect for helping pupils to develop their confidence and resilience.

National Storytelling Week

National Storytelling Week

National Storytelling Week is a great opportunity to get your pupils involved and engaged with storytelling. Check out our cross-curriculum activity ideas.

Create Your Own Christmas Story

Christmas Story

Following the success of our World Book Day and Halloween Story Generators, we’ve created a new Christmas one. It helps pupils to develop writing skills.