The attached report is based on findings from online surveys completed by participating children, research into a control group of non-participating children, interviews with practitioners, and focus group discussions with pupils. The outcomes of the programme are very positive according to this year’s findings.
Compared with a group of children who didn’t participate in PLRS, children who took part in PLRS activities:
- Are more likely to enjoy reading
- Feel more confident as readers
- Have more positive attitudes towards reading
- Are more positive about footballers as readers