Save over 60% with this Special Offer Pack which provides everything you need to engage and support lower level readers in Year 8.
The Y8 Reading Booster Student’s Book is jam-packed with engaging texts that have been carefully adapted for students with a reading age of 8–9 years.
Texts from a variety of genres, including lots of non-fiction, are presented in magazine-style layouts that your students will love. Each page is designed to capture students’ imaginations without distracting from the text itself.
The engaging themes covered in this Student’s Book are:
- A dog’s life
- Song lyrics and poetry
- The price of fame
- Dangerous liaisons
- Sports commentary
- Thrills and mystery
- Supernatural Shakespeare
The Y8 Reading Booster Teacher’s Book is provides 25 flexible lesson plans, which can be used across Year 8 or selectively to support your existing resources.
Each lesson plan includes:
- A Starter, Main/development and Plenary – full of creative ideas for engaging lower ability readers
- Curriculum links
- APP links
- ICT opportunities
- Ideas for cross-curricular learning and Homework/extension work
This Teacher’s Book includes a CD-ROM containing:
- Student worksheets for every lesson
- Teacher ‘prompt’ sheets
- The CD-ROM resources can be printed out and photocopied.
All for only £99.00 plus VAT!
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Why not download and try a free lesson from the Smart Skills Builder Reading Booster Packs series?
Here’s a great example of a Smart Skills Builder Reading Booster lesson taken from the Y8 Reading Booster Teacher’s Book:
Student worksheets 10a & 10b
This lesson is based on an article on Wayne Rooney from the Y8 Reading Booster Student’s Book:
Who needs heroes?
We hope you enjoy trying this lesson in the classroom. We’d love to hear any comments or feedback you have.