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Nikki Gamble - Oxford School Improvement

Nikki Gamble

Nikki Gamble

When teachers are genuinely enthusiastic about reading, children will follow.

Nikki Gamble is the Founder and Director of Just Imagine and Associate Consultant at UCL's Institute of Education. Formerly a teacher and teacher trainer, Nikki has has worked extensively in schools across the UK and internationally, most recently managing a project for the London Schools Excellence Fund with a focus on developing excellence in teaching reading at Key Stages 2 and 3.

Nikki is passionate about the teaching of reading and writing, with a particular focus on developing children's skills as they progress through the Junior years. She is author of Exploring Children's Literature, co-author of Guiding Readers, and is a consultant on the independent reading series, Treetops. She also serves on the National Council of UKLA.

Resources for your independent reading programme

Project X

A whole-school reading and writing programme built to motivate 21st century children!



The biggest collection of quality levelled readers for your juniors

Oxford Reading Tree

Oxford Reading Tree

Best-loved books that inspire a love of reading

A Life in the Sky eBook

Try out this interactive eBook and see how it develops literacy and brings learning to life

Alien Adventures FREE eBook

Nok Can Fix It (eBook)

Take a look inside this eBook with activities to support interactive learning and comprehension skills

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Professional Development

Matching Books to Children (Video)

Nikki Gamble gives guidance on matching books to children in Key Stage 2, to ensure juniors keep reading.

3 min 5 seconds

Handout (PDF)

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