Parental Engagement Sessions

Sessions for pupils/students PrimarySpecial

Making reading fun! These lively and interactive sessions are designed to facilitate greater engagement between parents, the school, and their children’s reading.

Our Reading Cafés are tailored to these age groups:

EYFS/KS1 Reading Café
Begins with formal message to parents emphasising the importance of reading for pleasure, then children join them for informal parent-child reading time.
One session is:
1 hour in school, with a member of CLS staff, CLS provides books & resources to be used during the session, CLS provides recommended reading lists for parents to take away

KS2 Reading Café
Begins with formal message to parents emphasising the importance of reading for pleasure & how they can help their child who is now reading more independently, then children join them for informal parent-child reading time.
One session is:
1 hour in school, with a member of CLS staff, CLS provides books and resources to be used during the session, CLS provides recommended reading lists for parents to take away