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Transform your literacy through literature. All you need for a complete book-based approach.

Welcome to The Literary Curriculum from The Literacy Tree

Now used by over 40,000 teachers across the UK and worldwide, The award-winning Literary Curriculum from the Literacy Tree was created by teachers for teachers, and is an online, book-based primary English planning resource that includes downloadable Planning Sequences from Reception to Year 7, as well as book-based resources for comprehension, spelling, assessment and home-learning. Our team provide training, consultancy and INSET to support our Teach Through a Text approach.

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What is Included?

Planning Sequences

Sequences EYFS-Y7

Literary Leaves


Spelling Seeds


Home Larning Branches

Home LearningBranches™

Learning Logs


Blogs & Newsletters

Blogs &Newsletters

RATE Assesment Tool

RATEAssessment Tool

Upcoming Training


An Introduction to the Literary Curriculum FREE webinarOnline

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Teach Through a Text in Year 1 - A one-day, online courseZoom

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Teach Through a Text in Year 2 - A one-day, online courseZoom

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Popular School Memberships

Whole School

The Whole School Membership entitles your school to access to all Key Stage planning sequences for one year.

From £595.00 p/a Ex. VAT

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R & KS1

The R & KS1 Membership entitles your school access to the Reception & KS1 planning sequences for one year.

From £300.00 p/a Ex. VAT

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The LKS2 Membership entitles your school access to the Lower Key Stage 2 planning sequences for one year.

From £200.00 p/a Ex. VAT

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Individual Packages

Basic Membership

Ideal for occasional users, FREE Basic Membership entitles you to  purchase and access all Planning Sequences and book places on training sessions on a pay-as-you-go basis.  


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Individual Membership

Ideal for regular users, Individual Membership entitles you to one token each month, which you can exchange for any Planning Sequence, Spelling Seed, Literary Leaf Leaf or Home Learning Branch. You can also purchase any number of additional sequences, whenever you need them and you'll have the option to purchase up to an additional two tokens every month too. If you’re a first-time member, you’ll also receive a bonus token on registration.  Individual Membership is £3.99/month with a minimum 3 month term. Each additional token costs £3.99.

£3.99 p/m (Three month minimum term)

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Summer Bibliotherapy 2022: Staff Picks

With the summer holidays already begun for some of our members and just around the corner for others, we’ve been busy planning our reading: books we’ll devour in one sitting;…


Flagship Schools

Our flagship schools have been chosen for their innovative use of our book-based approach across the curriculum. They have adopted and adapted our planning sequences to complement their own topics or use our themes. Our flagship schools enjoy sharing how they have used the sequences to support engagement and raise attainment in English with new schools looking to change their pedagogy and curriculum. If you wish to visit any of these schools, we can arrange a suitable time to visit. Alternatively, if you are interested in finding out about becoming a flagship school, do contact us on

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Our preferred supplier is Moon Lane Education. Member schools can order copies of the texts that form the Literary Curriculum and receive a 15% discount by using our page below:

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