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Guided reading: five steps to success

4 January 2022

This informal CPD article on Guided reading: five steps to success by Sue Bodman and Glen Franklin from the UCL Institute of Education was provided by Scholastic, distributor & publisher of children's books and teaching resources for over 90 years.

boy is reading a book and teacher is listening

“Guided reading is a small-group reading instruction which is designed to provide differentiated teaching to pupils in school. It’s a chance for pupils who demonstrate similar reading behaviours and can read similar levels of texts. Guided reading supports children in developing reading proficiency, with the smaller group dynamic allowing them to be taught in a way that’s more focused on their specific needs, which can accelerate their progress.”

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