Developing Reading

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About. The resource comprises one 28 page DfES document (from which some smaller documents are drawn - see related resources). The resource includes relevant information regarding the development of reading skills, as well as some practical activities and issues for teachers to consider.

Pedagogical content. This resource is a longer DfES document on reading(i) and language(ta) development, from which more focused resources (including Approaches to Reading in the Classroom, Directed Activities Related to Text (DARTs), Subject Specific Vocabulary) are drawn (edit)

Resource details
Title Developing Reading
Topic [[Topics/Reading skills|Reading skills]]
Teaching approach

[[Teaching Approaches/Language|Language]]

Learning Objectives

By working through the document you should enhance your understanding of strategies to develop pupil's reading skills and strategies for doing so in classroom contexts.

Format / structure



[[Resources/Teacher Education|Teacher Education]]

Age of students / grade

[[Resources/Secondary|Secondary]],  [[Resources/Higher|Higher]]

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