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KS1/Foundation, KS2

Encourage children to pick a book to read using the 'five finger' rule.

Once you have chosen a book as a family using the 'five finger' rule, we would like you to draw a picture of your favourite character.


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Learning outcomes

Children will: 

  • be encouraged to become proud readers
  • increase their engagement and gain confidence in reading.

Five-a-side film

Featuring Gunnersaurus and Ben Shires, this film shows children how to use the 'five finger rule' to choose the perfect book for them.