Church of England Primary Academy
How can you read for pleasure?
1. Choose a fiction or non-fiction book with a theme or topic that you will enjoy
2. Find a calming space to read and allow yourself time to get lost in the book
3. Try to find a book with some words that are challenging to keep you interested
4. Talk to your family, friends and teachers about what you are reading to share your reading experience.
Recommended Reading Lists
Here are some suggested examples of age appropriate children's books to support with reading from home in a child friendly format.
If you can, spend some time together with your child having a look at the book covers for their year group and talk about which ones look inspiring to read.
Reading at Home Activities
These are some suggested activities you might want to try with your child to deepen their understanding when reading together for pleasure: