CDs

Audio resources provide additional teaching materials and supplementary methods of learning.  They can be used to create an atmospheric background or for focused listening.

Goodnight Mister Tom

Young Willie Beech is evacuated to the country as Britain stands on the brink of WW2. A sad, deprived child, he slowly begins to flourish under the care of old Tom Oakley - but his new-found happiness is shattered by a summons from his mother back in London...

How to Speak Dragonese

In this hilarious sequel to How to Train Your Dragon and How to Be a Pirate, Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III must rescue his faithful dragon Toothless from a dastardly kidnapper while contending with Sharkworms and the Tribe of the Hairy Hoolians. Read by David Tennant. Book available.

Stig of the Dump

Barney has found a wonderful place to play - the chalk-pit or rubbish dump near his granny's home. One day the ground gives way and Barney finds himself in a cave in the middle of the dump, and that's where he meets Stig. Stig is living wild and has a lot to learn from Barney, but equally he has a lot to teach him. They soon become friends, discover each other's ways and embark on a series of extraordinary adventures.

The Woeful Second World War

So, if you want to hear the dreadful truth about Dad's Army, or how sweet rationing drove a teacher to steal from his pupils, or what happened when an elephant got loose in the blackout, the full foul facts about life on the home front are laid out before your ears.

Great Explorers

Here are the stories of nine great adventures and the lives of the men who took part in them. They pushed back the frontiers of man's knowledge of the world by their vision, courage and sheer doggedness. They were very different people - from bold adventurers facing the unknown with enjoyment to careful, more scientific individuals. Their journeys are placed within their historical context, but also contain the words of the men themselves.

Mr Stink

Mr Stink stank. He also stunk. And if it was correct English to say he stinked, then he stinked as well..." Chloe sees Mr Stink every day, but she's never spoken to him. Which isn't surprising, because he's a tramp, and he stinks. But there's more to Mr Stink than meets the eye (or nose) and before she knows it, Chloe has an unusual new friend hiding in her garden shed. As Chloe struggles to keep Mr Stink a secret, and her dad tries to hide a secret of his own, the stage is set for an epic family confrontation. But there's one other person with a an extraordinary secret - Mr Stink himself...

Terrible Tudors

One of the "Horrible Histories" series, this gives gruesome details of Tudor life, including cruel kings such as Henry VIII.

Vile Victorians

One of the "Horrible Histories" series, revealing the vile truth about the Victorian era - including when the first public loo was flushed, who had a gruesome glass eye for every occasion as well as a gruesome guide to causes of death during this era.

Groovy Greeks

This work presents terrible tales about horrible heroes, savage Spartan soldiers, foolish philosophers and suffering slaves.

Roald Dahl Reads Five Favourite Stories

Roald Dahl's wickedly funny novels have turned him into the world's number 1 storyteller. In this collection five splendiferous stories are brought to life by the author himself.

The Gruffalo

A mouse took a stroll through the deep dark wood. A fox saw the mouse and the mouse looked good. Walk further into the deep dark wood, and discover what happens when a quick-witted mouse comes face to face with an owl, a snake . . . and a hungry Gruffalo!

World War Two Sound Effects

World War 2 Air Raid: Air Raid Siren, Planes Dropping Bombs, Crowd Panic, Explosions Ambience Historical Ambiences

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