How to use Oxford Owl for Reading Books

Browse to see which Oxford Owl books also feature on Accelerated Reader.

Visit the Oxford Owl website

Click on Log in at top of page.

For your child's login details, see Teams, or speak to their class teacher.

Oxford Owl has resources for:

  • Read Write Inc
  • Extra reading books for children on Accelerated Reader
  • Read Write Inc spelling activities.

To access Read Write Inc

After you have logged in ensure you are on the 'students' tab.

Click on Read Write Inc eBook library.

To find a particular book you can either scroll through the page, or organise by colour by clicking on 'levels'.

Click on the book you would like to read. Use the navigation arrows at the bottom of the screen to move through the book


For children on Accelerated reader

There are also books appropriate for children on Accelerated Reader and many are also possible to quiz on. To do this you need to search for the book title on your child’s Accelerated Reader account to find out if it has a linked quiz. 

To access these books, login following the instructions above, then:

Click on 'Oxford Owl eBook Library'

Search by 'Age Groups' to find books appropriate to your child’s reading age

Click on the book you would like to read. 

Use the navigation arrows at the bottom of the screen to move through the book. There is also the option to use audio on someof the books if you would like to listen to one of the stories.

Once you have read a book, some have activities to do. Click on the buttons at the top of page to do these.

To access spelling resources

Login following the instruction at the top of the page, ensuring you use the 'students' tab.

Click on 'Read Write Inc Spelling'.

Activities can be organised by year or activity type.

 After clicking on the activity that you would like to do you may need to click on answers or type in boxes. By clicking on the green sounds button, you will be able to hear a word or instruction.