Glade Hill Primary and Nursery School

We are Golden and we SPARKLE

Ways to support your child with Reading

Reading at Glade Hill Primary and Nursery School aims to invite children on an exciting journey of developing their love for reading; their fluency, and their acquisition and application of the skills that good readers use to engage with texts. Reading with your child for 10 minutes a day can have huge impacts of their learning, oracy confidence, curiosity and most importantly, develop their enjoyment for reading.

Choosing appropriately challenging and engaging books for your child.


Knowing which books to select for your child to read for pleasure can be challenging. How can you find new authors for them to experience? How can you help them explore different genres of writing? Below, you will find a fantastic resource which outlines 50 recommended reading books for each year group. Why not print a copy and take it along to your local library?