Reading is a huge part of our curriculum at Saltergate and we strive to support children in developing their understanding of reading, as well as their love of books and stories.
This year, award winning environmental author Piers Torday visited us ad led an assembly, as well as signing copies of his new books for us!
World Book Day is another way we continue to promote reading in school, with reading used as the theme for the entire day! We really get into character...
We use Accelerated Reader to promote reading and allow pupils to select books which interest them at an appropriate level. We've seen some brilliant signs that this has helped us to improve reading since we implemented the approach in 2017!