Capable readers do not always reach the Upper 2 Bands in NAPLAN Reading. In many cases, these students need to develop their higher-order comprehension skills
before, during and after reading. Acquisition of these skills has many cross-curricular benefits.
Comprehend It students become text detectives, actively engaging in texts to gain meaning. Students learn a range of simple, but highly effective, cognitive tools that can be applied when they are required to interpret, analyse and evaluate a range of challenging literary texts.