Resources for planning activities

Engaging reluctant readers with books and activities is often easier said than done. That’s why we asked our reading helpers across the country to share all the great websites they use for inspiration when planning their reading sessions.Read more

Beanstalk Coordinator | Norfolk & Suffolk

Beanstalk Coordinators are the local face of Beanstalk; responsible for ensuring and maintaining a positive relationship between Beanstalk, volunteers and schools in the local community.Read more

Become a volunteer

Become a Beanstalk reading helper and give a child the skills and confidence to reach for the stars.Read more

Beanstalk Reading 321

Become a Beanstalk Reading 321 helper and support three children, twice a week, for at least one academic year.Read more

Beanstalk Reading Transition

Become a Beanstalk Reading Transition helper and provide short-term support to children in Year 6 as they prepare for secondary education.Read more

Why volunteer

Become a Beanstalk reading helper to make a lasting difference to a child's life and enjoy a unique volunteering experience.Read more

Story Starters

Become a Story Starter volunteer and give a child in a local nursery the skills, confidence and attitude to start primary school ready to read.Read more

What to expect

Find out more about what's involved as a Beanstalk trained reading helper and the life-changing impact you can have!Read more