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Oxford Expert speaker Programme Lindsay Pickton

Lindsay Pickton

It's important to give children the opportunity to surprise you with what they understand.

An experienced Teaching and Learning Advisor specialising in Primary Literacy, Lindsay Pickton has supported schools by shaping policies for teaching, leaning and assessment; leading Literacy Leaders' Networks; and by advising on whole-school reviews. He leads inspiring and practical training for all aspects of English teaching, from guided reading to drama and reading for pleasure. 

Lindsay Pickton is particularly passionate about improving children's enjoyment of reading. He has worked closely with the charity Reading Matters to improve awareness of the role reading for pleasure often plays in defining children's life chances.

Lindsay provides training using the whole-school reading and writing programme, Project X, to demonstrate how effective guided reading can improve children's comprehension - and therewith their overall engagement and enjoyment.

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Guided Reading Training

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Hear Lindsay Pickton share best practice for effective guided reading using Project X Origins to meet the higher standards of the 2014 curriculum.

Getting the most from guided reading (video)

Lindsay Pickton explores monitoring and managing guided reading effectively

3 min 5 seconds

Case study (video)

Hear how Project X Origins has transformed guided reading at Linden Primary in Gloucestershire.

Raise standards quickly with effective guided reading resources

Project X Origins

Project X Origins is a whole-school programme which gives you everything you need to deliver high-quality guided reading - raising reading standards for all. Find out more by booking your place at a free event.

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Oxford Reading Buddy

Oxford Reading Buddy

A new digital reading service to help every child develop key comprehension skills

Series

Project X Origins

Project X Origins

Effective whole-school guided reading

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Guided reading

Guided reading

Develop comprehension through guided reading

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