Kia ora Kahikatea whānau,
Tomorrow the Readathon cards are coming home. For our learners who are within stage 1 to 6 of our Little Learners Love Literacy programme, we would not expect independent and fluent reading of extended texts. We would love to use this opportunity for our learners to engage passionately with books. This could include whānau reading library books to/ with their learner and focusing on the language comprehension strand of the ‘Reading Rope’ below:
Identifying and getting excited about new vocabulary is particularly beneficial and fun and can have a large impact on writing too.
Ngā mihi nui,