Transforming Literacy in Schools

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Routledge are pleased to be working in partnership with the National Literacy Trust to help transform literacy in schools. We share their goals of providing excellent professional development and resources that will help schools create motivated and confident learners. Together we provide all you need to get results in reading, writing, speaking and listening from the early years through to lifelong learning including the latest research on literacy, policy information and practical ideas.

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  1. Jumpstart! Grammar

    Games and activities for ages 6-14

    By Pie Corbett, Julia Strong

    Series: Jumpstart!

    This collection of simple to use, multi-sensory games and activities will jumpstart pupils’ understanding of grammar in action. If you are one of the thousands of teachers who feels insecure about how to teach grammar engagingly, and perhaps also lack confidence in your own grammatical knowledge,...

    Published June 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Don’t Call it Literacy!

    What every teacher needs to know about speaking, listening, reading and writing

    By Geoff Barton

    "Every teacher in English is a teacher of English," said George Sampson, one of the early school inspectors, back in 1921. It’s never been truer, or more relevant. Literacy has a major impact on young people’s life-chances and it is every teacher’s responsibility to help build their communication,...

    Published December 12th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Jumpstart! Literacy

    Games and Activities for Ages 7-14

    By Pie Corbett

    Series: Jumpstart!

    This collection of simple to use, fun, multi-sensory games and creative lesson starters will jumpstart pupils enthusiasm for literacy learning. The `jumpstarts' cover: Warming up the word - spelling and word games Syntactic gymnastics - creating sentences and written style Games to stimulate -...

    Published August 6th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Jumpstart! Poetry

    Games and Activities for Ages 7-12

    By Pie Corbett

    Series: Jumpstart!

    A good poetry idea should help the children feel excited about writing and enable them to think of what to write - developing their imagination, creativity and writing skills. Jumpstart! Poetry is about involving children as creative writers through writing poems. The book contains a bank of...

    Published September 8th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Jumpstart! Storymaking

    Games and Activities for Ages 7-12

    By Pie Corbett

    Series: Jumpstart!

    Jumpstart! Storymaking is a collection of games and activities to develop the creative process of ‘storymaking’. It focuses upon 'storytelling for writing' as well as creating a whole school culture of storytelling, reading and writing. Storymaking is the process of retelling, innovating and...

    Published November 28th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Writing Models Year 3

    By Pie Corbett

    Series: Writing Models

    Teachers who want to cut lesson planning time should welcome this series, revised in line with the new literacy framework in the second edition. Writing Models aims to help teachers cover every sort of writing type they need; fine tune lessons by following key teaching points for each model; and...

    Published June 28th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Writing Models Year 4

    By Pie Corbett

    Series: Writing Models

    Teachers who want to cut lesson planning time should welcome this series. The new editions are revised in line with the new literacy framework and bring you new models. Writing Models aims to help teachers cover every sort of writing type they need; fine tune lessons by following key teaching...

    Published July 7th 2005 by David Fulton Publishers

  8. Writing Models Year 5

    By Pie Corbett

    Series: Writing Models

    Teachers who want to cut lesson planning time should welcome this series. The new editions are revised in line with the new literacy framework and bring you new models. Writing Models aims to help teachers cover every sort of writing type they need including visual and multimodal texts; fine tune...

    Published June 28th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Writing Models Year 6

    By Pie Corbett

    Series: Writing Models

    The new edition for Year 6 has been fully updated and restructured in line to deliver new units from the new framework and includes new writing models. Lesson planning has never been easier! The revised Writing Models Year 6 contains: A range of fiction genres such as traditional tale,...

    Published August 15th 2005 by Routledge