I am learning to read.

There are lots of things I need to learn to become a good reader.  At the moment, I am learning how to -

  • Point to every word as I read.

          I think:

 

         Elly thinks:

  • Read fast words.

        I think:

 

         Elly thinks:

Ollie - you have learnt 17 words since you started school.  Keep practising at home EVERY day!  These are important to learn - they help you to be a good reader and writer.

  • Work out tricky words.

            Ollie said “We look at the picture and we read it again.”

        I think:

 

         Elly thinks:

You have suggested 2 great strategies Ollie.  We can also get our mouth ready for the first sound when we see a tricky word.