We place a very high priority on the teaching of reading at Robert Mellors. Please click on the documents below for information about Reading and how you can help your child. 


Guided Reading

Top Tips for Reading

How to Help your Child when they are Reading

Letter about Reading

Guided Reading useful prompts.doc

Age related expectations

 Reading Expectation at the end of Key Stage One.docx

Age-Related Expectations for Year 3 and 4

Age-Related Expectations for Year 5 and 6



Events and activities to encourage and support reading

 Scholastic Leaflet goes out to parents twice a year.

 Reading Challenge for all pupils where children are able to receive free books for the amount of reading they do at home.

 Regular second hand book sales and book swaps.

 Visits from authors.

 Every child receives a book at Christmas.

 Visits to the local library.

Useful Links

Oxford Owl
Fun Brain

Words For Life
TVO Kids
Children’s Library
BBC Bitesize