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Source Description Date

  • Network  Secondary whole-school audit (reading)
    This resource is exclusive for network members
    28 Feb 2011 Network members only
  • NLT - Talk To Your Baby  Share books and talk together
    A toolkit to encourage communication between parents/carers and young children through book sharing. Includes a handout for parents and reading and talking activity ideas.
    17 Feb 2010
  • National Literacy Trust   Share your best practice: how to upload a case study
    This document sets out how local partners can share their good practice by uploading case studies to the National Literacy Trust's bank of good practice, Wikireadia.
    29 Mar 2011
    Registered Users onlyDownload
  • National Literacy Trust  Share your good practice: case study template
    This document provides a structure and key questions which support local areas to draft a comprehensive case study.
    29 Mar 2011
    Registered Users onlyDownload
  • NLT/Pie Corbett and Julia Strong  Shared writing talking frames
    Handout from the NLT's primary conferences in June 2010
    28 Jun 2010
  • Network and Bow School  Socratic talk in action
    An insightful interview with Cat Davies, an English teacher from Bow School, talking about the successful implementation of Socratic discussion in her school. Includes a PowerPoint from one of her Socratic discussion lessons. Network theme: Exploring Talk
    18 Jul 2012 Network members only
  • Network  Speaking and listening tools
    Good quality oral work can in fact enhance every subject area and every classroom. This resource provides some tools which you can use in your lessons to stimulate discussion in a structured way.
    18 Jul 2011
    Network members onlyDownload
  • NLT - National Young Readers' Programme  Specialist Booklists - Books with Hooks
    A booklist to help find books for less keen and less confident readers. Arranged by interest and reading level.
    15 Feb 2010
  • NLT - Young Readers Programme   Specialist Booklists - Gifted and Talented
    A selection of titles suitable for keen and confident readers. Arranged by interest and reading level.
    5 May 2011 Young Readers Programme users and Network members only
  •   Specialist booklists - Non fiction booklist ages 12+
    A selection of non-fiction book ideas if you are working with children aged 12 and over
    7 Jun 2011 Young Readers Programme users and Network members only

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