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Reading Community

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Summary

Three inspirational Key Stage 2 teachers share the lesson-planning ideas they use to encourage their primary pupils to read.

Rebecca Farmer gives a tour of her Year 5 class's reading area and shows the various ways she's building a reading community.

Ben Strange demonstrates how Reading The Crime Scene can be a fun and active Year 5 and Year 6 lesson, focusing on reading comprehension skills using various non-fiction texts while his pupils try to find out 'who dunnit'.

Finally, Priya Sehgal shows how The Reading Web is a great tool to help build phonological awareness and vocabulary in Years 3 and 4.

Published : Feb 2010

15 mins

Series

Great Primary Lesson Ideas

Roles

Primary Teacher

Subjects

Primary English

Reading

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