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Reading Detectives Resource Pack

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 16 pages | Years: F - 6

A 16 page resource pack including 8 detective roles to assign to students during guided reading sessions.

Use this teaching resource as a fun way for students to stay on task and apply a range of reading comprehension strategies during guided reading.

Assign each student with one of the following reading detective roles:

  • predictor
  • clarifier
  • questioner
  • summariser
  • visualiser
  • connector
  • word finder
  • chief detective.

This resource pack includes:

  • a display banner
  • 8 reading detective display posters
  • 8 reading detective checklist bookmarks
  • 8 reading detective name tags.

Check out our blog for hints and tips on how to set up guided reading in the classroom.


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