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Reading Detectives - Year 5 Reading Detectives: topic texts with free download : Teacher Resources

Author: Keen Kite Books
Format: Paperback
Publication Date: 28-03-2018
ISBN: 978-0-00-828627-9
Pages: 88

Regular price RRP £70.00 £55.00 special offer


Solve the mystery of criminally hard comprehension by gathering evidence across the curriculum! This addition to the bestselling Reading Detectives series uses the same approach to teaching primary comprehension, but with texts linked to your History, Geography and Science topics.

Snoop out tricky texts right across the curriculum!

  • Different genres and text types covering History, Geography and Science topics
  • Editable comprehension questions with a focus on inference and deduction
  • Guidance on assessing the expected standard

Included texts:
Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages (Explore!) by Sonya Newland
The Eagle of the Ninth by Rosemary Sutcliff
Anglo-Saxon Boy by Tony Bradman
The Last Viking by Terry Deary
The Georgians 1714-1837 (British History) by Kingfisher Books
The Spitting Cobra: Egyptian Chronicles by Gill Harvey
A Visitor’s Guide to Ancient Greece by Lesley Sims
The History Detective Investigates: Mayan Civilization by Clare Hibbert
Where on Earth? Geography Without the Boring Bits by James Doyle
The Cities Book by Lonely Planet Kids
Journey to the River Sea by Eva Ibbotson
Acorn, Conker and Key by Michael Rosen
Gangsta Granny by David Walliams
Science Experiments: Loads of Explosively Fun Activities to Do! by Robert Winston
Full Moon by Walter de la Mare
Little Star by James McGonigal
Fatal Forces (Horrible Science) by Nick Arnold