Tag Archives: Short Read

Reflective Reading Book

Reflective Reading: Engaging and Practical Ideas for Teaching Reading Comprehension in the Primary Classroom by Anne Glennie This long-awaited title finally publishes the Reflective Reading methodology in print form, which is used in many schools and authorities across Scotland. This book provides the ideal accompaniment to in-service training and also serves as a ‘teacher’s manual’ for […]

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*NEW* Mog’s Christmas Calamity Task Map

Well, the Christmas spirit is strong today – because here is another super festive-themed Task Map for you to download! Today we have Barry Donaldson from Aberdeen City to thank for creating this cute and Christmassy activity-fest! The text is another advert – Mog's Christmas Calamity – inspired by Judith Kerr's book of the same name. […]

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*NEW* Man on the Moon Task Maps

With the holidays fast approaching, we can now finally mention the 'C' word… Christmas! And to help you out at this frantic time of year, here are not one – but two – count 'em – two! – Task Maps for the new John Lewis advert – Man in the Moon. We have to thank […]

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*NEW* St. Andrew’s Day Task Map and Text

What are you doing in class to celebrate St. Andrew's Day? Well, here is another *new* Task Map along with a text to help you help your class to find out more about the patron saint of Scotland! Today's Task Map lesson and text were added to The Teaching Trunk by Mr Grant from Aberdeenshire […]

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