In my 'Virtual Scrapbook' you'll find a selection of useful resources I use in my work with schools, as well as articles and resources I've written myself to support literacy.
Title : Quick tips for building a school that reads
We all know the importance of strengthening and increasing the amount children read and, as Pie Corbett would say, ‘helping children to catch the pleasurable habit of reading.’
As part of our recent Talk for Writing research, many of the training centres have shared their experience and success in building reading for pleasure into the culture of the school. Inspired by this, I have worked with one of my local schools to really focus on building the reading culture. Here are our top tips to getting going:
Audience: Teachers, Leaders