What's in Rigby Star Guided?
Fiction readers Non-fiction readers Fantastic Forest readers Teaching Versions Planning & Assessment Guides Rigby Star Toolbox
There are 190 fiction and non-fiction readers in the Rigby Star Guided range and each reader has its own unique Teaching Version. With plenty of support for planning and assessment as well as exciting pupil software, it's no wonder teachers love Rigby Star Guided as much as the children do!
110 fiction readers to excite and delight
These colourful stories are much-loved classroom favourites, to be found in book boxes up and down the land.And with such a broad range of titles from Lilac to Lime level, and genres including plays, traditional tales and fantasy stories, you can be sure to find the right story at the right level for your guided reading groups.
From Gog's Good Idea, Year 1 (P2), Blue level fiction reader
44 non-fiction readers for inquisitive readers
Our non-fiction readers have been carefully levelled to ensure they match children's reading abilities from Red to Lime level. They include lots of different text types as models for children's writing, cross-curricular links and a wealth of speaking & listening opportunities.
Fantastic Forest readers – 36 stories and non-fiction readers with 3D artwork
Fantastic Forest readers are a little bit different. Stunning 3D illustrations and a whole host of comical characters, including Gog the big-hearted giant, Hector the grumpy troll and Binks the tidy house-elf will guide your children through the heart of the Fantastic Forest. There they'll discover an exciting world of magical creatures who will accompany them on their guided reading journey. What's more, every Fantastic Forest guided reader links to a Rigby Star Independent Clinker Castle reader to help strengthen your links between guided and independent reading.
From Mythical Creatures, Year 2 (P3), Gold level non-fiction reader
Teaching Versions – 110 ways to help with the simple view of reading
Rigby Star Guided teaching support is unbeatable. Each title has its own Teaching Version, with guidance on the simple view of reading, Assessment for Learning, word recognition and language comprehension. High frequency words, text and genre summaries, as well as opportunities for speaking and listening are clearly illustrated.
Each Fantastic Forest Teaching Version also includes running records and levelled guidance sheets, to help you build up a range of evidence of your children's attainment that will feed into your APP assessment.
From Gog's Soup Teaching Version, Year 2 (P3), Yellow level
Planning & Assessment Guides – one per year group
A guide for each of Foundation and Years 1 and 2 provide all the support you need for Assessment for Learning and will help you plan and run each lesson with a clear objective and regularly assess children's understanding and development of reading skills. Workbooks are also available to help reinforce vocabulary and comprehension.
More planning and assessment support
For more planning charts and helpful advice on related titles in the Rigby Star Family, check out our FREE assessment and planning resources in the Rigby Star Toolbox.
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