Comprehension Resources

Building comprehension strategies
For the primary years
Alison Davis

Skilled readers are active readers, using many comprehension strategies to make meaning before, during and after reading. Building comprehension strategies focuses on strategies often used to develop the comprehension ability of primary school students.

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Teaching Reading Comprehension
Second edition
Alison Davis

Teaching reading comprehension, 2nd edition, provides teachers working in years 4 to 8 with practical research-based strategies and ideas that support best practices in reading instruction.

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About our Authors
Alison Davis

Dr Alison Davis is a leading literacy researcher, writer, speaker and professional development provider. Alison is particularly well known for her research on reading comprehension. She is the author of the highly successful Explorations: Strategies for Comprehension for informative texts – a classroom resource.

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