These children's books support 16 of the modules in Read Write Inc. Comprehension
Caroline Binch's illustrations for Hue Boy , written by Rita Phillips Mitchell, won the Smarties Prize. She illustrated the bestselling story Amazing Grace and several other Grace stories by Mary Hoffman. Gregory Cool , which Caroline wrote and illustrated, was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal, and her Since Dad Left won the United Kingdom Book Award in 1998.To visit Caroline's website click here Pratima Mitchell was born in India and first began a career as a journalist and feature writer in New Delhi. She now writes and teaches in Oxford.
The children's imagination takes off. They start to use sentences they would never have used before they did the Comprehension modules. Children love the Vocabulary Catch and the Fantastic Sentences. * Val Wing, Whetstone Field Primary School, Walsall * RWI Comprehension gets our children to a secure Level 3. * Bea Coates, Grafton Primary School, Holloway * We like the repetition and rigour of RWI Comprehension, and children always enjoy working with the modules linked to children's books. The pitch of the activities is very good as it encourages all the children and helps to stretch them. * Downshall Primary School, Ilford. * The scheme provides children with good writing models. It builds confidence and stretches gifted children. * Holly Nolan , Dulwich Village Infants School *