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Which books do you use in your Year 1 classrooms?

10 January 2022 Share

Get involved in a research project exploring the representation of minority groups

A research project funded by the UK Literacy Association is aiming to explore the representations of ethnic minority groups, LGBTQ+ identities and characters with disabilities in the texts used to deliver the English curricula (i.e. reading, writing and spoken language) in Year 1 classes. 

The project seeks to understand which are the most popular texts used in Year 1 classrooms.

For the first phase of the study, they are currently seeking Year 1 teachers, English/Literacy leads, school librarians, SLT members and other staff working in a state-funded school in England, with knowledge of their school's English curriculum to take part in the project by completing a short survey. 

To take part and find out more information about the project, visit www.bit.ly/Year1Texts

The survey will be open until 28th February.