chapter  4
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4Support in mainstream lessons

It’s vital to remember that the key to effective support lies in building a partnership

between learning support and secondary subject staff. Effective learning support teachers

will have asked themselves the following key questions and be working on practical

answers to them in their daily in-class support work in the school:

Can I find a way of encouraging mainstream subject teachers to think of the

low-aged readers in the class as they prepare their lessons?