Gatehouse Media Limited
PO Box 965
Telephone: 01925 267778
Gatehouse is a specialist publisher of Adult Literacy and ESOL resources
Our newest addition to the Gatehouse Books collection is Sound Reads, a brilliant phonic graded reading series for older beginner readers, with supporting Workout activities.
Alongside our extensive range of beginner reading books for literacy and ESOL learners, we also offer the award-winning Yes We Can Read tool to teach reading one-to-one, and the much loved KING STREET graded reading scheme. We also distribute for Brown & Brown and other specialist providers of literacy and ESOL materials.
Skills for Life Network Member discount
Gatehouse Media is offering Skills for Life Network members 10% discount on all orders placed on their website www.gatehousebooks.co.uk. Just quote voucher code SFL10 at the checkout.
Sound Reads is a series of graded reading books for older beginner readers aged (teenage to adult), with accompanying Workout activity books.
Sound Reads provides reading material which is fully accessible to struggling and reluctant readers. The books enable young people and adults to gain confidence and enthusiasm for reading, thus providing an opportunity to improve their skills for work and life. Activity materials are available to support each set and provide comprehension and phonic practice to help readers consolidate their learning.
- Short, engaging stories which appeal to maturing minds
- An incremental approach to building reading skills
- A synthetic phonic structure
- Carefully controlled phonic content
- Introduces a limited number of out of level words necessary to reflect the context
- Activities that check comprehension, phonic knowledge and sight words
The Sound Reads series consists of three sets of books at different reading levels with activities at each level.
Sound Reads can be purchased individually, in sets or as a complete pack. Volume discounts are available. Please see our website for details or call 01925 267778 for more information.
An integrated, structured reading programme for adult and adolescent learners which can be used by trained teachers as well as volunteer and support staff. This carefully graded reading scheme provides opportunities for practice in all the underpinning skills necessary to produce a competent reader.
The KING STREET collection consists of four sets of books (35 books in total) and four corresponding sets of exercises (PDFs). In addition there is the opportunity to record phonological assessment and ongoing progress using the assessment sheets.
The KING STREET collection can be purchased individually, in sets or as a complete pack. Volume discounts are available. Please see our website for details or call 01925 267778 for more information.
YES WE CAN READ
- No teaching experience required
Anyone who can read fluently can teach a non or poor reader to read in six months or less. No training or other qualifications are required. One-to-one is the key!
- Just pick up the book and go!
As soon as the coach has read 2 pages of clear and simple guidance, the learner can start the journey to become a fluent reader of English.
- Dyslexia support
With its unique photo-alphabet, well-spaced text and easy-to-read font, this programme is ideal for learners with Dyslexia.
Please see our website for details or call 01925 267778 for more information.
“I have been a customer of yours for many years and I have used Gatehouse readers and 'Yes We Can Read' with a variety of clients both in a community and an offender learning setting. I always recommend your products, both to other tutors and to my clients, because they are accessible, relevant and frequently inspiring.”
Liz Bale, Adult Education Tutor