Reading comprehension is important for understanding the content that is actually being read. The process involves teaching students to read actively and use strategies like learning new vocabulary words, reading with purpose, retelling what they read in their own words and asking themselves questions as they read. This course is for staff.
In this course, you will:
-Understand the National Curriculum Objectives of reading and comprehension.
-Familiarise yourselves with support strategies that parents can employ to aid children with comprehension.
-Understand what is meant by ‘reading for pleasure’.