A selection of great books which can be used in Key Stage 1 and possibly EYFS has been complied by Stonewall. 
These books can be used to talk about different families and to addressing challenge gender stereotypes. 

Download the list of books with descriptions here. 

Lit in Colour Research Findings: Primary Teachers’ Preview


Wed, Jun 23, 2021 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM BST

Lit in Colour is a campaign by publisher Penguin and The Runnymede Trust to support making the teaching and learning of English Literature more inclusive of writers of colour in UK schools. Part of this campaign was the commissioning of research to better understand the current barriers at Primary and Secondary school level in England. The Lit in Colour research report will be launched on 29th June. Find out more about the campaign here: https://www.penguin.co.uk/campaigns/lit-in-colour.html

Join us for our Lit in Colour Research Findings: Primary Teachers’ Preview webinar where you’ll get an exclusive early look at the report, and practical tips and recommendations for how you can make change in your classroom.
In this webinar you’ll:

  • Find out more about the Lit in Colour campaign and overview of progress since launch
  • Get details of key research findings, statistics and quotes
  • Get a preview and advice from the research team Dr Velda Elliot and Lesley Nelson-Addy
  • Access to our Lit in Colour school toolkit and ‘5 things you can do from tomorrow’
  • Have time to ask your own questions and/or share what has and hasn’t worked in your classroom

Book online here