Reading

Once children are confident and fluent readers we teach them to fully understand what they are reading.  We delve deeper into books to engage children in the characters, events and facts of narrative and non- narrative texts.  We encourge children to choose books independently and love what they are reading.   We have a wonderful display of all the 100 books to read in Key Stage two which children are devouring.

In class children take part in Reciprocal reading.  Children work in groups with a teacher and read a short text and improve their comprehension skills.  It allows children to become teacher for the session and after modelling by the teacher, the children will guide the rest of the session and discussions with  questioning, summarising, clarifying and predicting.  

Follow the link below for more information on this. 

Reciprocal Reading