Save your time and know that your students are completing follow-up activities featuring a range of reading and fine motor skills. This Blue Ready to Read Activities resource provides follow-up activities for the Ready to Read Blue Level readers found in New Zealand schools. An engaging format is used to develop your students’ sense of agency and independence – perfect for your reading rotations.
These activities meet many of the requirements for the New Zealand Literacy Skills Progressions for Reading at the End of Year One. These are skills that your students need!
***This resource is provided in A4 paper size and British spelling.***
In this Blue Ready to Read Activities pack you will receive:
1. 38 engaging follow-up activities (two per reader):
Each activity sheet has a QR code to an audio link and picture cues to help students understand their task.
- Click here to see a list of all titles included in this resource (scroll to Blue lists).
2. A range of engaging activities including:
Mixing and matching
Drawing a picture summary
Organising the story sequence
Unscrambling a key sentence
Completing a word find to identify key vocabulary
3. 28 Blue level high-frequency sight word flashcards.
The following readers are included in this resource:
- Crow Tales
- Grandpa’s Birthday
- Noisy House
- Skipper’s Happy Tail
- The Garden Surprise
- Helping at the Marae
- I Want to Fly
- Let’s See, Ling Lee
- Stay Where You Are
- The Gardener and the Scarecrow
- The Missing Socks
- Greedy Cat’s Door
- Watching the Game
- Monster at the Disco
- No Skipper!
- The Night the House Shook
- The Hissing Bush
- Waiting for Rēwana Bread
Please note: To use this resource, you need to have access to the Blue Ready to Read readers, found in New Zealand primary schools.
Answers have not been included.