Comprehension for independent readers is a series of two books for ages 8-9 and 10 plus. The books are divided into a number of sections each focusing on a different text type or part of speech.
Information in graphs
Parts of speech
Information in tables
Front page of newspaper
stimulus texts of a particular genre or part of speech to inform students about the theme and to promote discussion
comprehension activities with a number of literal, inferential and evaluative comprehension questions for students to demonstrate what they have learned. The format of questions ranges from multiple choice and matching to those requiring a full written explanation.
suggestions for developing students’ understanding, and the theme of the text