|Reading at home||Entry in Reading Record / Journal|
|EYFS||5 times a week||Parent comment for each read|
|KS1||5 times a week 15-20mins||Parent comment for each read|
|LKS2||5 times a week 15-20mins
3 times at least to an adult
|At least 3 parent entries a week
Children start to record their own reading too.
Children select a different activity from the list each time they finish a book.
|UKS2||Daily of which at least 2 reads a week to/ with an adult at least 15-20 mins||2 adult entries a week + at least 3 child entries
Children can record their own reading and do one reading activity a week from the list as homework.
Click the links below:
Ask your child about the Chitra Soundar visit and book signing
Useful websites to support reading at home:
Websites with great activities for children:
Children’s book awards:
Blue Peter Book Award (booktrust.org.uk)
Carnegie Medal & Kate Greenaway Medal
Costa Children’s Award (costa.co.uk/costa-book-awards)
Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize
The Children’s Book Award (formerly Red House Book