Unlock the joy of reading

The reading app for schools and families

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Just ten minutes of shared reading a day can help a child grow into a happy, confident learner - and it's also loads of fun!

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How it works

Pickatale gives children all the tools they need to unlock the joy of reading for pleasure.

  1. Download the Pickatale app
  2. Choose a level-appropriate book from our vast library
  3. Watch a child develop into a capable and enthusiastic reader

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Discover the exciting world of Pickatale

Biff, Chip and Kipper: Going to the Doctor
Aesop's Fables: The North Wind and the Sun
Aesop's Fables: The North Wind and the Sun
Spider-Man: Dark Webs
World Mysteries Atlantis
Frozen 2
Top Ten Facts About Sharks
Ripley Readers: Dinosaurs!
How to be Kind
Jokes for Funny Kids: 7 Year Olds - Laugh Out Loud
The Smurfs: Sir Smurf the Knight

Get started with Pickatale today!

All plans include quizzes and audiobook features

Parents

Premium

  • FREE 30 day trial (then £5.99 a month)
  • Access to ALL our premium content
  • Multiple device usage

School

Teachers

  • Teachers can download for FREE today
  • Easy onboarding of pupils across your class and school
  • A selection of our Pickatale Originals
  • Valuable insights with Teacher Dashboard

Heads of School

  • Access to ALL our premium content
  • Easy onboarding of pupils across your class and school
  • Unlimited access to our Pickatale Originals
  • Hundreds of our partner books (including Disney and Marvel)
  • Valuable insights with Teacher Dashboard
  • Pricing based per pupil
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Schools

Why use Pickatale at school?

Our world-class reading platform is designed to encourage kids to read everyday.

How Pickatale supports reading for pleasure

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1.

Expertly Curated Library

Variety and quality of books in the Pickatale library empowers children with choice and ownership over their reading journey
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2.

Book Quizzes

Enabling students to consolidate knowledge and reflect on what they’ve learned
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3.

Development Tracking

We empower you with all the data you need to monitor progress
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4.

Narration

By listening as they read, children will comprehend more of what they are reading

Hetty Witherspoon

The app had a wide range of choices and genres of books. It had excellent quizzes, which the children loved!

Hetty Witherspoon
Reception Class Teacher, Ripley Court School

Safe use

Pickatale has been developed for children and all content is quality assured for children. Once you're subscribed to one of our pricing plans, no additional costs will be incurred and no indiscriminate products will be added.

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