ReadingWarriors Cover

These are reading activities that will help young people improve their reading comprehension skills and hopefully help them come to enjoy reading more! The activities are based on the Warriors rugby league team.

Download a free copy of the workbook here:

Reading Warriors

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Reading Warriors by David Riley is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

If you do use, please send me feedback. I would love to hear what you think of this resource.


  Section 1: Before the Game

  • Use your prior knowledge
  • Preview and predict
  • Know your purpose for reading

 Section 2: During the Game

  • Find the main idea
  • Find details
  • Make inferences
  • Use context clues
  • Visualise
  • Sequence
  • Cause and effect
  • Compare and contrast
  • Fact and opinion
  • Understand figurative language
  • Questioning
  • Check your understanding

 Section 3: After the Game

  • Summarising
  • Identify author’s purpose
  • Connecting
  • Evaluating
  • Creating


Copyright David Riley 2012

5 responses »

    • Tuhi says:

      Hello im Tuhi im from Onewhero Area School and i like reading and finding out new stuff about the Warriors thanks.

  1. Donna Madden says:

    Amazing resources, well done will surely engage readers, love the pics of Sonny-Bill and Benji on the front covers. I will spread the word among my schools and colleagues
    Nga mihi Donna RTLB

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