Trackers for Clicker - Activities

Each CD includes all of the following activities:

Reading activities

The reading activities encourage children to become familiar with ten high-frequency words from the book.

Word building activities

Each of the word building activities supports children in building eight words from the book using chunks of sound. The chunks are colour-coded to help children distinguish between them.

 

Sentence activities

In the sentence activities, children use 'tricky words' from the book in the context of a sentence.

Writing activities

Each book will have either two writing activities or two question activities. Each writing activity provides a writing frame to complete a piece of text about a certain aspect of the story.

 

Question activities

Each book will have either two writing activities or two question activities. Each question activity encourages children to extract information from the story. In Set A, the questions focus on retrieval of detail, whilst Set B focuses on inferential knowledge.

Book making activities

This activity enables children to write their own version of the book. Each screen has a picture, a white text box and pop-up grids, to help them create their own story.

 

Character activities

The character activities require children to consider some of the characteristics of key characters, using specific incidents in the text.