Comprehension Ninja Books

Comprehension Ninja Books

From the creator of the hugely popular Vocabulary Ninja comes an essential handbook of strategies and photocopiable resources for teachers to supercharge primary pupils and transform them into little comprehension ninjas! Comprehension Ninja for Ages 10-11 presents 24 high-quality non-fiction texts and photocopiable activities with strong links to the National Curriculum to help embed reading skills in the primary classroom. With accompanying question sets that challenge pupils to effectively skim, scan and retrieve information and improve subject knowledge, this practical guide features theory and teaching approaches that can be applied to any curriculum area. As well as improving their comprehension skills, Comprehension Ninja for Ages 10-11 provides excellent SATs practice for every child and covers topics from obesity and diabetes to Barack Obama and The Shard. If you’re searching for an exciting way to bring comprehension more firmly into your primary setting using strategies and question types such as true or false, labelling, matching, highlighting, filling in the gap, sequencing and multiple choice, look no further than Comprehension Ninja for Ages 10-11.

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An absolutely outstanding resource. Incredibly useful to practice key skills and fluency when answering questions using many different question types. Up to date texts from a variety of sources which will engage all children in my class. Would recommend 100% for all year groups! Primary Teacher – Jade S

Another great resource from Vocabulary Ninja. It’s rare to come across a comprehension resource that has such high-quality non-fiction texts to work with. As well as the texts being pitched at a perfect level to support class discussion, the accompanying resources are great to help children to develop and enhance a range of key skills whilst reading. A great range of products that we’ll be investing in as a school to support whole class reading – thank you! – Primary Teacher – Kim

This is an amazing, great value resource that both challenges and engages all abilities within the class range. It has saved so much time from searching, preparing and planning. Highly recommend the entire Ninja range and it has been highly praised by so many other professionals, educational forums and groups. Primary Teacher – JJ

Each books contains 24 high-quality non-fiction texts that align themselves to the primary National Curriculum, the corresponding foundation subjects and subsequent topics taught within them. The first 12 should be used to teach the eight core skills associated with retrieval, while the last 12 provide both formative and summative opportunities to assess how pupils have progressed in each skill.

​Mastery of reading retrieval skills are the foundation of effective reading comprehension. Comprehension Ninja focuses on eight skills, labelling, matching, fill in the gap, multiple choice, true or false, find and copy, sequencing and underline/highlight questions. All of which, are essential in KS1 and KS2 statutory tests.

Master the skills of reading retrieval across your whole school with Comprehension Ninja. Click each image to download a free sample!