From Snakes and Ladders to Countdown Conundrums, this book provides 50 fun, effective and easily adaptable activities for improving reading, writing, thinking, spelling and talking skills across the curriculum. Ideal for Reading SATs preparation, this is the perfect photocopiable resource for any teacher looking to develop pupils' cross-curricular literacy skills.
Mark McCaughan is an experienced senior leader and local authority consultant. He has led teacher training in: English Subject Leadership; Best Practice in Reading; Writing; Let's Have a Think - the Power of Metacognition; Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar; Mastery in English; Cross-Phase Reading; Whole-school Literacy; and Cross-curricular Planning and Learning. He has taken on whole-school, subject and pastoral leadership throughout three 'Outstanding' Ofsted inspections and is currently supporting schools where performance was low in the Reading SATs and using the activities provided in this book to great effect.