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By Pie Corbett

Published by Routledge 2010

First published by David Fulton Publishers 2004

ISBN: 9781843121022

151 pages



Jumpstart Literacy is a collection of simple to use, fun, multi-sensory games and creative lesson starters will 'jumpstart' pupils enthusiasm for literacy learning.


The 'jumpstarts' cover:

  • Warming up the word - spelling and word games
  • Syntactic gymnastics - creating sentences and written style 
  • Games to stimulate - talk, drama and writing 
  • Quickfire whiteboard starters - to stimulate the imagination

For use at Key Stages 2 & 3 (ages 7-14).

Jumpstart Literacy