Put the magic back into reading!
Engaging, inspirational, and practical the complete course book and teacher's guide for Reflective Reading. This exciting approach improves attainment and motivation by revamping reading comprehension in the primary classroom.
Put the magic back into reading through fun, engaging ideas and activities for the teaching of reading. Create life-long readers with good reading habits, who read for pleasure and appreciate text in all its forms.
Ensure higher order thinking skills are embedded within teaching and learning using a new, child-friendly taxonomy - the Comprehension Compass. Teachers and children will enjoy completing and creating Task Maps, Long Reads, Short Reads and TexTplorers activities.
Inside you will find:
Short Read texts and activities, suitable for whole-class teaching and shared reading
Long Read activities and Task Map exemplars, for reading groups and differentiation
Advice on assessment, planning, managing reading in the classroom and choosing texts
Guidance on 'How to Build a Reader' and identifying reading difficulties
Child Friendly Reading Booklets to encourage a learning dialogue about reading to support Assessment is for Learning
A 'Cultivating a Reading Culture' self-evaluation to encourage collegiate reflection on your school's current reading practice
Also includes photocopiable lesson plans, templates, and downloadable resources so you can get started straightaway!