The core skills involved in reading comprehension span all areas of life. The sooner we teach them to children, the sooner they can make sense of how what they’re reading links to the world around them.
Reading comprehension can be improved by teaching children specific strategies that they can apply to both check how well they comprehend what they read, and overcome barriers to comprehension.
This book and our other books on vocabulary and comprehension will be a stepping stone to achieving the skills necessary for later success in education. The more the child practices, the better the skills!
14 comprehension exercises which teach new vocabulary and comprehension skills in a scaffolded manner to give a child confidence to progress to higher levels at a later stage.