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Read North East supports schools to make literacy improvement a priority and encourage pupils to read for pleasure.

We have lots of free resources to help you engage your pupils with books, as well as training and programmes to help you support the teaching of literacy in your school or setting.


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    Fake news and critical literacy

    Resources designed to equip children with the critical literacy skills they need to survive and thrive in today's digital world.
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    North East literacy survey

    We need North East schools to take part in our vital research. All schools will get a personalised report of their results.
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    Bring story time with your pupils to life with these tips for making reading fun.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid comic strip template

Pupils can design their own three-panel Zoo-Wee-Mama comic strip inspired by those that appear in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books.

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Training and programmes