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99% improvement in children’s attitudes to reading thanks to local charity

Berkshire charity ABC to Read has once again proved that the service it provides to children in Berkshire is invaluable, with 99% of those surveyed reporting an improvement in their children’s attitudes to reading. The charity has released its annual statistics for 2016/2017 and alongside this incredible boost in children’s attitudes, also reports a remarkable 98% improvement…

96% Boost in Children’s Self-Confidence Thanks to Reading Mentors

Berkshire charity ABC to Read has released its annual statistics for 2015/2016, reporting an impressive 96% boost in self-confidence in the primary school children it works with, thanks to one-to-one reading mentoring. Among other figures, the charity reports a 95% improvement in reading accuracy and a 93% improvement in reading comprehension. Where communication with their peers was…

Berkshire charity report 97% increase in reading performance

Berkshire charity ABC to Read has released their annual statistics for 2014/2015, reporting an impressive 97% improvement in reading performance in the primary school children they work with. Among other figures, the charity reports a 95% improvement in reading confidence and a 93% improvement in children’s attitude towards reading. Of the 196 children evaluated, an…

Top Tips for a new school year

This month, thousands of children across the country have started a new school year. Many of them will be struggling with their reading which makes a heavy impact on their level of literacy. Local charity ABC to Read is tackling this issue by offering one-to-one support, boosting children’s enjoyment of reading and raising the standard…

Volunteer’s Coffee Morning

* Sharing Simple Games * The aim of the morning is for volunteers to have the opportunity to share success and challenges as well as take away useful resources Feel free to bring along a game to share amongst others that you feel is successful to you during your sessions  Date: 7th May 2015 Venue:…