Literacy Resources

Resources for Teachers with Guided Reading
Learning Centres Book 2
Book 3 Activities To Motivate Your Students To Write
Learning to Read DVD
Learning to Read DVD

 

Book 1- Learning Centres to Support Guided Reading

- Year F - 10
Written by: Margaret MennerResources for Teachers with Guided Reading

Do you want purposeful activities for the rest of the class during your guided reading?

  • Activities for summarising, inferring and questioning for Year 2-10
  • A range of games to develop other comprehension strategies such as activating prior knowledge, fluency, vocabulary development and visualising
  • Activities to develop phonological knowledge and phonics
  • Barrier games, readers theatre and other ideas for oral language development
  • Ensure your students are engaged during learning centre time
  • Integrate your student’s learning by using these activities on a range of texts from across the curriculum


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Book 2 More Learning Centres to Support Guided Reading - Year F - 10

Written by :Margaret Menner and Roy Menner

Learning Centres

Do you want another book chock full of ideas for the rest of the class during guided reading?

  • This book builds on book 1 with further activities to add to your centres
  • Ensure your class have new activities to develop inference, summarising and questioning skills
  • Engage your students with more visualising, making connections, activating and prior knowledge activities
  • Increase your students fluency and vocabulary through these fun activities
  • Help your students with more activities on phonics and phonological knowledge
  • Develop your students word knowledge and concepts about print
  • Have fun with sight words, rhyme, patterns, homophones, synonyms and contractions
  • Develop students knowledge of onset and rime



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Book 3 - Activities To Motivate Your Students To Write

- F - 7

Written by: Margaret Menner and Roy MennerBook 3 Activities To Motivate Your Students To Write

Do you want your class to beg for writing each day?

  • A range of ideas to motivate all students to write
  • Methods to get beginner writers to get started
  • Amazing fairy tale activities
  • Heaps of ideas for writing persuasive text
  • Ideas to put the ‘zing’ into boring recounts
  • Great ideas for explanation or procedure writing
  • Using boy humour to engage boys in writing

 

 

What if cauliflowers really grew out your ears if you didn’t clean them? P 42

Mechanical Madness: Choose a picture and write a report of persuasive text about the vehicle. P 43

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Learning To Read DVD


Learning to Read DVDHow Parents Can Improve Children’s Reading Birth – 10 Years

Do your parents at school need to have a better understanding of how children learn to read?

  • Use this DVD with a free power-point and notes to run a parent workshop
  • If the parents don’t attend the workshop they can borrow the DVD for home viewing
  • Explain strategies for why it is important for children to use pictures
  • Clarify that level text are a guide and not a race…
  • Explore other strategies beyond sounding out
  • Show parents answers to questions they have about reading
  • Gain ideas for motivating boys to read
  • You may also loan this DVD to parents so they can watch it at home.
Buy Learning to Read DVD
AUS$19.95 plus postage of $6 per item inside Australia

 

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Questions? Please contact Janyse at margaret@menner.com.au

 

 

 

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