We appreciate that not every child finds reading a fun and engaging activity, so we have created tips, advice and guidance on how to turn reluctant readers into passionate bookworms.
At Coram Beanstalk we want every child to be able to read in a fun and confident manner, playing games has many benefits in making this possible. It is relaxed and fun, making it easier for you to engage with a child and build a relationship, impacting positively on their willingness to read.
If you have any more great tips on how to engage reluctant and struggling readers, then speak to us as we'd love to hear them. Or why not put your tips into action by becoming a Coram Beanstalk reading helper?
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Reading poetry can be a great way for children to 'read' without them realising that they are doing it… but to get the best out of it we need to recognise that poetry is best performed.