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Stretching able readers

Aims: To explore the needs of able readers, identify methods to engage and challenge them through reading, and examine appropriate resources and ways to exploit them effectively.

Expected learning outcomes:

  • greater understanding of the needs and potential of able readers
  • the context in terms of Ofsted, the national curriculum, latest research and current educational thinking
  • new ideas for nurturing able readers’ talents, supporting their learning across the curriculum and increasing the breadth and depth of their reading
  • increased knowledge of appropriate books and other reading resources
  • strategies for using them to develop literacy and cognitive skills, creativity and reading enjoyment
  • extra confidence when helping able readers and their parents and carers

To book this course, please complete our booking enquiry form

Trainer: Anne Harding

able readers
reading for pleasure