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Northern Ireland and England schools in World’s Top 10 for Reading  The blog - What's happening in education | Online Teaching Resources Ltd

Northern Ireland and England are in the top 10 of the world's best primary school readers according to a recent study.

The Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) shows Northern Ireland in joint 6th position, with England in joint 8th.

Geoff Barton, leader of the head teachers' union ASCL, praised the work of schools in England and Northern Ireland and said the results echoed "the huge focus that schools have placed on the teaching of reading over the course of many years".

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New Resources on the Website  The blog - What's happening in education | Online Teaching Resources Ltd

The new term has brought with it a flood of fantastic new resources for all ages and abilities. Click the titles below to find out more.

Onomatopoeia (KS2)

Inference Skills (KS3)

Noun Phrases (KS2)

Fronted Adverbials (KS2)

A Christmas Carol (9-1 GCSE) (KS4)

h b f ff l ll ss Phonics Phase 2 Set 5 (KS1)

Spellings Dictation Year 1 (KS1)

Phonics Phase 2 Captions (KS1)

AQA 9-1 GCSE English Paper 2 Section B (9-1 GCSE English)

My Father Would Not Show Us (9-1 GCSE Poetry)

g o c k Phonics (EYFS/KS1)

The Invisible Man (KS2/KS3)


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