How to help your child with reading at home.
Post on 11-Jan-2016
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How to help your child with reading at home.Mrs Harle (Year 1) & Mrs Hunter (Year 2)
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What happens in school?
What to do if your child says Im stuck Should I tell them?Sign-posting children to a strategy.
Extending childrens learning
Keys skills to support successful reading
Thames View Infants
Reading and Spelling Workshop
Guided Reading with a group of children
Hearing children read
Do you know which book band colour your child is reading?
End of Year 2End of Year 1Book Band Colours & National Curriculum Levels
What do I say when my child is stuck on a word when reading?
Which strategies do you encourage your child to use?
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Show an enthusiasm for books & readingDiscuss the front coverRelate the book to your childs own experiencesRead the book to your childHighlight important wordsEmphasis words that are on every page
Top tips for engaging your child with reading
Finger pointing (Pink & Red)
The big dog jumped up and down. Thebig cat jumped up and down.
What does that mean?
Ask your child some of these questions when theyre reading to develop their comprehension skills.
Before your child starts reading, you can discuss:What does the front cover tell us about the book? Where can you find the blurb? What information does it tell us?
Whilst your child is reading, you can ask:What do you think might happen next?Why do you think they did that?What does that word mean? Do you know any other words that mean the same?Which word tells you the character is nervous / upset / excited?
When they have finished reading, you can ask:Who were the main characters?Can you describe the main characters / What are they like?Are there any clues in the book to help you find out?What does the author think about _____?How did the author make you feel?
If your child is reading a non-fiction / information book, you can ask:Using the contents, on which page can you find _____?Where is the index / glossary? How does it help us?Using the glossary, what does the word _____ mean?
Extending Learning...What activities do you do at home with your child?
Using key words in a sentence
I skipped to the park with mum and dad.
Cbeebies alphablocksPhonicsvowelsPhonicsForest Phonics (aimed at phase 3 above)
Book Band Colours & Phonic Phases
Phase 6 BurgundygreyblackcopperlimewhitePhase 5goldpurpleturquoisePhase 4orangegreenPhase 3blueyellowPhase 2redpink