developing confident readers
Reading is a great activity to share together with your child just before bedtime. We’ve developed this handy guide, "Developing Comprehension At Home", complete with question stems to help you develop reading comprehension skills at home. The "Scotland Reads" parent leaflet included below is also an extremely useful guide.
The 'Spelling Strategy Card' below provides 9 useful strategies for children to help them learn and retain tricky spellings. Spelling can be very tricky- the English language is steeped in influence from other cultures and contains lots of common exception words. It is worth exploring the card below to see if any particular strategies work for your child.