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Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper

Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper

Designed by educational experts to help parents support their child as they learn to read

Starring the much loved characters Biff, Chip and Kipper, along with their dog Floppy, from Oxford Reading Tree, used to teach reading in 80% of UK primary schools

  • There are two strands within Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Phonics and First Stories
  • Phonics books are entertaining stories which enable children to practise their letters and sounds just as they do at school
  • First Stories are motivating stories which help new readers practise reading everyday words and develop vocabulary
  • Phonics and First Stories books are carefully graded over six levels, with gradual progression and vocabulary repetition, which helps to build reading confidence
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Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper range

Kipper's Alphabet - I Spy


Children can practise letters and sounds just as they do at school

Hungry Floppy

First Stories

Introducing new readers to common words and everyday language

Funny Fish


Bumper 4 in 1 books with Phonics and First Stories

Biff, Chip and Kipper Alphabet Games


An enjoyable way to practise key reading skills

Phonics activity book

Activity Books

Extra help with phonics and reading skills with fun activities and stickers

Starting School

First Experiences

Prepare and reassure children facing new situations in a fun and sensitive way

My Phonics Kit

Extra phonics help to support children preparing for the Phonics Screening Check

I Can Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper

Fun activities, stories and facts about Biff, Chip and Kipper!

My Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Kit

Fun and engaging activities for children aged 6+

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Support for parents

Helping Your Child to Read: All the practical help you need!

A perfect handbook for parents, including practical advice and ideas. This easy-to-use practical book guides you through all the stages of your child's early reading development, and: explains the skills children need to develop.

Visit Oxford Owl

Oxford Owl

Oxford Owl

Free help and support

Oxford Owl is a FREE website built to support you with your child’s learning. You’ll find age-specific reading and maths tips and activities, free eBooks, and lots of fun ideas to really bring your child’s learning to life.


  • 'Parents often ask me to recommend reading books that they could buy for use at home . . . I would definitely recommend this series.'

    Clare Kirtley, teacher, educational author and consultant

  • 'Lots of fun and action packed into a few well chosen words’


  • 'a ‘must buy’ for parents who have little ones embarking on their big adventure to school for the first time. . . they definitely work at keeping a child’s interest, whilst also teaching them to read. The perfect combination!’

    Toddle About online

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Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper
Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper