60-second reads

Pick from this selection of 60-second read activities to help embed the reading comprehension skills we are working on in school. There are a range of topics to pick from so choose something that interests you.

Each 60-Second Read Activity Card features a short extract of age-appropriate text with a word count of around 90-120 words. The cumulative word count for each line of text is shown in the left-hand margin of each card. Each of the cards also contains a set of comprehension questions that link to the KS2 reading content domains.