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Familiar with the phrase “reading between the lines”? Drawing inferences from the text is like reading between the lines – it’s looking for the meaning that isn’t written down word-by-word. Here are some ways you can help students develop this important reading strategy.

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Lynlee Lawrence says CSI Private Eye is “the best online resource I've come across”. Lynlee is a head teacher at Hutt International Boys School in Wellington, New Zealand, so we figured she knows a thing or two. We sat down with her to find out why she loves CSI Private Eye.

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“Are levelled reading groups the best way to teach reading?” That was the question posed in an article I read recently. I’ve never been much of a fan of levelling anyway, but here’s the question I’d ask instead: “How would you like to spend your school life in the bottom reading group?”

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