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99% improvement in reading accuracy thanks to local charity

99% of the local Berkshire children who benefit from a one-to-one ABC to Read mentor have improved in their reading accuracy. The result comes from the charity’s most recent annual report, which also highlights that 99% of the youngsters working with them have improved in their confidence in reading and 98% have enhanced their comprehension….

Charity reports 97% improvement in Berkshire children’s attitudes to reading

97% of the local Berkshire children who benefit from a one-to-one ABC to Read mentor have improved in their attitudes towards reading. The result comes from the charity’s most recent annual report, which also highlights that 93% of the youngsters working with them have improved in their reading accuracy. ABC to Read works with primary…

September Resolutions

Forget January 1st. September is quickly overtaking New Year as the time to make a fresh start and think about resolutions. With the academic year just kicking off, cooler days incoming and a cozy run up to Christmas, this is the perfect time to embed a habit that will set you in good stead for…

A summer challenge that brings reading to life

Summer days can be lazy and endless but local charity ABC to Read are supporting an initiative that will keep kids engaged during those long hot days. The Summer Reading Challenge, run by the Reading Agency and libraries, encourages children aged to 4 to 11 to read six library books during the summer months. Children’s reading can…