Primary EYFS, KS1 & KS2 Reading Schemes of Work 

The products below include those which support whole-class and carousel guided reading. We also list schemes of work for writing, spelling and grammar.

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Steps to Read

Steps to Read

Literacy Counts

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Steps to Read is planning support for whole class Shared Reading through carefully crafted units of work. They empower teachers to teach all aspects of word reading and comprehension through high-quality fiction, non-fiction and poetry texts.


Steps to Read provides a clear teaching sequence to reading sessions that explicitly teach reading skills and strategies in a cumulative way through evidence-based approaches. These comprehensive units have been constructed so that the entire statutory curriculum for reading is covered from Year 1 – 6.


The primary aim of Steps to Read is to teach reading comprehensions skills and strategies explicitly.

For Years 1 - 6


Features


  • Daily Shared Reading lesson plans for 4 – 5 weeks per half term

  • Fiction, Non-Fiction and Poetry extracts

  • Explicit teaching of Comprehension Skills and Strategies

  • Daily Vocabulary work

  • Daily fluency work

  • Anchor Questions

  • Apply Activities

  • Decodable & Common Exception Words (Year 1)

  • Common Exception Words (Year 2)

  • They also enable schools to draw upon the wider curriculum, which supports schools to build rich curriculums.


Staff Training & Support


We provide a wealth of consultancy support to ensure the impact of this resource is maximised. This incorporates support for online resources, phone conferences, webinars and inset days.

In-school support is available for modelled sessions, environmental audits, leadership support and helping schools establish systems for monitoring and evaluation.


Cost


The cost of this resource is £60 for each comprehensive 90+ page document that provides a half term planning for schools. There are six units per year group with a bundle price of £350 for the full reading curriculum per year group. NB Vehicle Texts are not included in the price of the scheme.


Contact


admin@literacycounts.co.ukuk | 07522 514 759 | Free Samples | Visit Website

Collins Big Cat

Collins Big Cat

Collins

1. Why choose Collins Big Cat for your school
1. Why choose Collins Big Cat for your school

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1. Why choose Collins Big Cat for your school
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From early phonic development to fluent reading, Collins Big Cat is a whole-school reading scheme that provides complete support for primary reading. With over 1,000 levelled readers, equally split between fiction and non-fiction and covering a wide variety of genres and text types, you can support teaching across the curriculum as well as finding something to inspire and engage every reader. 


All books feature beautiful illustrations and stunning photography and many have been quizzed for Accelerated Reader and Reading Recovery. You can also develop and assess key reading skills, including inference and deduction, through comprehensive teaching and assessment support.

For Years Reception - Year 6


Features



Staff Training & Support


Our customer service team are available Monday to Friday 9:00 – 17:00 via email (education@harpercollins.co.uk) or telephone (01484 668 148) and are always happy to help with any questions. We also have a dedicated support team for our digital products.


Cost


The most cost-effective way to buy Big Cat is through purchasing sets as these contain a 20% discount built-in to the price. You can also purchase 1 year subscriptions to our ebook library. View our subscription options. Each Big Cat book is also available to buy individually. Our sales consultants are always happy to discuss discounts and offers with you.


Contact


Facebook | Twitter | Find your local sales consultant here | Testimonials | education@harpercollins.co.uk | 01484 668 148 | Visit Website

Bug Club Independent

Bug Club Independent

Pearson

Beautiful, engaging books with characters children love.

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Beautiful, engaging books with characters children love.

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Tools to allocate books to pupils individually or in bulk.

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Build up positive attitudes to reading, and engage children in the classroom and at home with Bug Club!


Bug Club Independent is an impactful independent reading solution that encourages readers to read at home with 164 fully decodable titles from our Bug Club Phonics programme. There are also more than 460 print books, comics, and graphic novels alongside an online reading world. Research with UCL looking at raising attainment shows that after 18 months, pupils using Bug Club were 11 months ahead of their expected reading age. It includes teaching tools to help you with planning, assessing, and monitoring progress to ensure all children are reading at a level that is right for them and making progress.

For Years 1 - 6


Features 


  • Over 400 finely leveled, beautiful ebooks and print books with familiar, lovable characters.

  • 164 fully decodable readers to help children embed their phonics learning at home.

  • Over 460 wonderful book titles across a wide range of genres including fiction, non-fiction, plays, and poetry.

  • Inside cover notes in each book to help you and your children’s parents know how to deepen understanding.

  • An online reading world to strengthen home school links and engage your pupils.

  • Teacher tools help with planning and assessment workload – allocate books at the touch of a button, track their progress and assess their depth of understanding at a glance.


Staff Training & Support


Bug Club Independent includes teaching tools to help you with planning, assessing, and monitoring progress to ensure all children are reading at a level that is right for them and making progress. Schools can book a half-day professional development course through Zoom for £500. Inside cover notes in each book help you and your children’s parents know how to deepen understanding. Teachers, and in particular NQTs, find the materials easy to follow and supportive of their workload.


Cost


Whether you're looking to see what we can offer your school or multi-academy trust, or you're interested in how our latest online tools can be useful for your department, your local Pearson consultants can help you make the right curriculum and resource decisions.


Contact


0845 630 1111 | Request a call-back | Free Sample | Free Trial | Visit Website



Pathways to Read

Pathways to Read

The Literacy Company

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Our Pathways to Read programme inspires and enthuses pupils through a varied and rich reading diet of fiction and non-fiction. The programme simplifies reading planning and supports with delivery of engaging lessons for teachers whilst developing all national curriculum objectives for reading progressively from Y2-Y6 following a mastery approach. It is straightforward to implement in schools as an introductory video is included and no training is required. Pathways to read:


  • Enables effective assessment of key reading skills with a wealth of independent reading evidence created to support assessment.

  • Has a flexible combination of whole class and grouped reading sessions.

  • Includes lessons, PowerPoints and resources to reduce teacher workload.

  • Links across the whole curriculum with a key focus on history, geography, and science.

  • Provides a progression document which enables teachers to plan effective reading lessons across the wider curriculum.

For Years 2 - 6 


Features


  • 30 units of work from Y2 to Y6

  • Detailed whole class reading plans for each unit

  • Detailed grouped reading plans to follow on from each whole class session

  • Clear and supportive PowerPoints for each whole class reading session

  • Progression in skills overviews for each of the reading skills: prediction, clarify vocabulary/ meaning of words, retrieval, inference, sequence/ summarise, structure and organisation, language choice and making comparisons

  • Year group mastery skills overviews

  • Inclusion of Y2 and Y6 statutory assessment links

  • Whole school text and genre coverage overviews

  • Reading assessment grids

  • Introductory training video and methodology document


Staff Training & Support


The Literacy Company offer a range of training and support delivered face to face, online or via downloadable training modules. Please click here to download our latest brochure with full details and prices of all our in-school support and training.


Cost


Pathways to Read prices start at £325 +VAT for a full year’s planning (6 units) for a single year group, to £1575 +VAT for the whole school programme. The supporting texts are available at a special discounted price from Madeleine Lindley Ltd, visit our page on their website here.


Contact


nicole@theliteracycompany.co.uk  | 01244 445050 | Visit Website

Badger Learning Enjoy Guided Reading

Badger Learning Enjoy Guided Reading

Badger Learning

Year Group

Cost

1 - 6

One-off Cost

Bug Club

Bug Club

Pearson Education

Year Group

Cost

1 - 6

One-off Cost

Cambridge Reading Adventures

Cambridge Reading Adventures

Cambridge University Press

Year Group

Cost

R - 6

One-off Cost

Engage Literacy

Engage Literacy

Raintree

Year Group

Cost

R - 6

One-off Cost

Engage Literacy Online

Engage Literacy Online

Raintree

Year Group

Cost

1 - 4

One-off Cost

FREDsTeaching Whole-Class Reading

FREDsTeaching Whole-Class Reading

FREDsTeaching

Year Group

Cost

1 - 6

Subscription

Headstart Primary Guided Reading

Headstart Primary Guided Reading

Headstart Primary

Year Group

Cost

1 - 6

One-off Cost

Lion Learning Pathways Reading

Lion Learning Pathways Reading

Lion Academy Trust

Year Group

Cost

1 - 6

Subscription

Love To Read

Love To Read

Cornerstones Education

Year Group

Cost

3 - 6

One-off Cost

Oxford Reading Tree

Oxford Reading Tree

Oxford University Press

Year Group

Cost

R - 6

One-off Cost

Power of Reading

Power of Reading

CLPE

Year Group

Cost

R - 6

Subscription

Reading Planet

Reading Planet

Rising Stars

Year Group

Cost

R - 6

One-off Cost

Steps to Read Foundations

Steps to Read Foundations

Literacy Counts

Year Group

Cost

EYFS

One-off Cost

TreeTops

TreeTops

Oxford University Press

Year Group

Cost

1 - 6

One-off Cost

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