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Online Reading Books

Click the link below to open the Oxford Owl website:


  • Click on 'register'
  • Enter your details and set a password
  • Click 'Step 2'
  • Here you can enter details of your child if you wish but you do not have to in order to access the books
  • You need to accept the terms and conditions and then click 'Step 3'
  • Now you need to confirm your registration in the email you will have been sent


Then you will have access to a huge range of online reading books. 


The Oxford Reading tree is a reading scheme with its own reading level system. This can be confusing if you are used to the coloured book bands that we use at Balksbury Federation. In order to find books by book band rather than by the Oxford Reading Tree levels click the link below:


  • Then click the green button 'Levels' 
  • In the drop down choose 'Book Band'
  • Now you will be able to select your child's book band in order to find a book