60-Second Reads

In age-appropriate books, a Year 2 pupil working at age-related expectations should read words accurately and fluently, at a rate of over 90 words per minute.

Each 60-Second Read Activity Card features a short extract of age-appropriate text with an average word count of 90 words. The word count for each line of text is show in the left-hand margin of each card. Each of the cards also contains a set of comprehension questions. 


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