What is Streamin’ for reading?Never heard of Streaming for Reading?
This is the best way to #Beattheboredom in the classroom.
Streaming for reading is a new creative way to teach whole class and small group guided reading. Each session comes with a song lyric sheet and a reading comprehension sheet that uses RIC style questioning. Every lesson starts with a song! It beats the boredom is a regular guided reading session and hits HOTS (Higher Order Thinking Skills). Find out more about HOTS here.
You can find out more about RIC questioning at MrsPteach
The idea is to engage all levels of abilities including lower ability readers, SEN pupils, reluctant boy readers and motivate
Is this for me?
If you are a teacher and teach reading to a range of abilities including:
Lower ability readers
Reluctant male readers
If you are a parent and want a fun way to help your child get better at reading ‘between the lines’ then this is a perfect resource for you.
Tried and tested
Reading comprehension scores have improved by a minimum of 20% in the time between Spring (Jan 2018 assessment) and Summer term 1 (April 2018 data).
Are you an educator? We’d love you to try a pack with your class and let us know what you think! You can download our pupil feedback form here..Streaming for reading pupil voice
Is it free?
Yes! Here you can find the free resource pack that includes an overview, classroom posters and student handouts. Click the link below:
There are also lyric sheets, RIC question sheets and a teacher PowerPoint with links to the songs.
You can stream the music for free from Youtube or use Apple Music or Spotify.
All our Streamin’ for Reading are currently FREE in PDF format:
Upgrade for: Teacher PowerPoint and editable downloads.
This is me- The greatest showman This is Me. Lyrics handout
Human – Rag and bone man
Feel it – Portugal the man
The Disney pack!
You’re welcome – Dwayne Johnson You’re welcome. Dwayne Johnson
Under the Sea – Little Mermaid
I wanna be like you – Jungle Book
I just can’t wait to be king- The Lion King