KS2 Family Detective Reading Project

Thursday, May 10, 2018

9:30am – 12:00pm

Highly successful project which has motivated children and parents to get more involved in reading and developed children’s comprehension skills. Introduction to the resources and training on how to run the project in school. Year 3, 4 or 5 children and their families work together on an exciting challenge to solve a mystery, developing their comprehension, inference and questioning skills.’

If you just want the resource pack you can buy online for £75.

Book a second place for only £50

Each delegate receives a pack with all the activities, supporting resources and teacher’s notes.

It was great and involved 50 out of 60 year 4 families. Lily Lane Primary School

The best thing was seeing the parents and children reading and solving problems together. It was a great hook for the boys! Medlock Primary School

It has definitely improved children’s comprehension skills, and increased the amount parents are helping with reading. Birchfields Primary School

The pack includes:

  • assignments

  • a parents’ guide to the project

  • supporting resources such as letters, invitations, evaluation forms, label templates and a checklist

  • teachers’ notes on how to deliver the project successfully, with practical examples from schools

  • optional reading challenge to keep up momentum

  • CD-ROM with the resources so that the project can be repeated


We had parents who have never really engaged with the school, and this got them involved. Cheetwood Primary School

The parental engagement has been absolutely wonderful. Pikes Lane Primary School

Webinar based training: We have no upcoming webinar dates, however please email us if you are interested.

Event Location

Windrush Centre

Event Fees

One Delegate
£ 165.00
Two Delegates
£ 215.00