skip to main content
Free UK delivery on all orders over £30
Reduced prices for teachers and tutors

First Comprehension 2: Year 3, Ages 7-8

by Celia Warren

Suitable for: Key Stage 1 / Key Stage 2 level for ages 6 to 8

ISBN: 9780721712215 | Pages: 40

Available to buy today

Retail Price:
£ 3.95Not a teacher or tutor? (Show retail price)

Teacher Price:
£ 3.50

£3.00 for 10 or more copies of the same book
In stock
Safe and secure shopping
Free delivery on all UK orders over £30

Product description for teachers and tutors

First Comprehension provides an early introduction to written comprehension, developing children’s enthusiasm for reading and their ability to interpret texts. A downwards extension of the award-winning Key Stage 2 Comprehension, First Comprehension is suitable for children who have not previously attempted formal written comprehension.

The carefully selected texts – 18 per book – reflect the range of genres recommended by the National Curriculum and will interest both boys and girls. On the page facing each text, questions are presented in two Parts – which may be answered in one sitting or separately: they include multiple choice, personal comment and sentence completion activities. Children are encouraged to read closely and accurately, and to evaluate and interpret every text.

A separate Teacher's Guide containing sample answers, teaching notes and further activities is also available.

First Comprehension Book 2 is aimed at children who are gaining confidence in written comprehension. It is designed to stretch high achievers in Year 2 (ages 6–7), and also provides extra practice for children in Year 3 (ages 7–8). Eighteen carefully selected texts reflect the range of genres recommended by the National Curriculum, and accompanying questions are presented in two parts, to suit the concentration level of most children in this age group. The second of two First Comprehension activity books, this book features work by writers such as Kenneth Grahame and Jacqueline Wilson, as well as an autobiographical text and a number of accessible non-fiction texts.


There are no product reviews, why not be the first to write a review for this product?

Add your review

(Will not be published. We will contact you if we have questions about your review.)

Also in the First Comprehension series

Free delivery

Free delivery on all UK orders over £30.

Safe & Secure Shopping

Shopping Cards