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Paired reading toolkit

Learning type: Classroom activity
Category: Reading culture
Programme: Bookbug, Bookbug Picture Book Prize, First Ministers Reading Challenge, Live Literature
Language: English
Genre: Art, Drama, Literature
Age group: 3-5, 6-8, 9-11, 12-14

This is a complete toolkit of resources and activity ideas to help you run a paired reading project in your school, library or education setting. The resources include:

You can also download worksheets for older pupils from our paired reading mission pack. The worksheets can be used with a whole class or with a specific group of pupils such as reluctant readers to create a buzz of excitement around paired reading. The worksheets outline a special mission for pupils to complete: to bring the joy of reading to others.

The mission pack includes:

Video Paired reading at Dalmilling Primary School, South Aryshire