We are learning to …
- read and respond critically to short texts and extend our reading interests.
We know we have done this when…
- we can answer comprehension questions
- we can understand the meaning of new vocabulary and work out unknown words using the context
- we have a good working knowledge of word structure e.g. prefixes, suffixes, syllabification
- we can recognise homophones, synonyms, similies and onomatopoeia