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Collins Big Cat - Guided Reading Handbook Copper to Topaz : Complete teaching and assessment support

Author: Stephanie Austwick, Kevin Jeffery, Rachel Clarke and Gill Matthews, Series edited by Gill Matthews, Prepared for publication by Collins Big Cat
Format: Other Format
Publication Date: 15-09-2017
ISBN: 978-0-00-825183-3
Pages: 360

Regular price RRP £170.00 - In stock special offer


Collins Big Cat Guided Reading Handbooks provide a continuous programme of teaching and assessment that take every reader from phonics to fluency.

  • Detailed support for both collaborative guided reading sessions and independent sessions for every Big Cat book.
  • Supports practice of reading comprehension strategies through focused, targeted lesson plans and resource sheets,
    ensuring every pupil reaches age-related expectations.
  • Includes advice for demonstration and modelling in every lesson plan, supporting pupils in developing key skills such as inference and deduction from the start.
  • Vocabulary Boost sessions for every book to extend pupils’ expressive and receptive vocabulary.
  • Formative and summative assessment opportunities to fully assess pupil progress in reading.
  • Matches to the current programmes of study for English, Science, History and Geography.
  • Supporting resource sheets and editable lesson plans available at collins.co.uk.