Age Range: KS3
Updated from: Improving Reading. Students are encouraged to view reading as a useful and enjoyable activity and to reflect on their own experiences as readers. Emphasis is placed on reading as a form of decoding. Focus is also put on visual discrimination, vocabulary and information gathering skills.
Topics include: Scanning; Skimming; Vowel combinations; Prefixes; Suffixes; Encouraging reading; Increasing vocabulary; Logical word order; Using a library.