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Free Sample Pages

ScorcherOur Reading Books have not only been carefully levelled to meet the exact needs of SEN and struggling readers in KS3, but also designed in a wide range of genres and artwork styles to match the interests of 11-14 year-olds.

Browse through our free samples and trial with your students to get a glimpse of what Rapid Plus has to offer:


Free Teaching Support

Ideal for specialists and non-specialists to use, the Rapid Plus Teaching Guides provide step-by-step support for teachers and TAs leading one-to one or group reading sessions and end-of-stage assessments. Below you'll find teaching support to browse through and use in your lessons:



Download sample Teaching Guidance for Threat (PDF 2.23MB)

Download sample Teaching Guidance for Haldor and the Troll (PDF 3.12MB) 


Free Lessons 

ThreatGet a glimpse of what lessons with Rapid Plus could be like with our free full books, guidance and reading records below: 

Threat (Stage 3a) 
Try this text with students reading at a reading age of 6.6.

Haldor and the Troll (Stage 7)
Try this text with students reading at a reading age of 8.6. 

Browse our full range of titles availabe for each reading age here.                        

Find out more

Discover more about the UK's leading series for SEN and struggling readers at Key Stage 3

>Download our Rapid Plus guide (PDF 43.4MB)

See which reading age each Rapid Plus stage covers

>Download our Levels Chart (PDF 737 KB) 

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