PM teacher's page
PM is the largest and most finely-levelled reading programme in the UK, with a proven approach to developing successful readers. Click here for the latest PM catalogue.
On this page, you will find a range of supporting teacher’s notes, free downloadable activity sheets and a links chart to the new National Curriculum in England. We will be adding to these pages over time.
PM Case Studies
PM Reading and the National Curriculum
These box sets each contain 20 four-page cards (Orange to Silver) or 10 six-page cards (Emerald to Sapphire). There are six copies of each card. Fiction and non-fiction texts featuring all the standard text types are provided, with literal and inferential questions on the back of each card.
Click below for free sets of teacher’s notes and answers for each box set:
You can also download a Guide to text types found in the series.
To purchase one of these box sets, click here .
- Key to the PMs: Magenta
- Key to the PMs: Red-Green
- Key to the PMs: Orange-Silver
- Key to the PMs: Emerald-Sapphire
© Key to the PMs Beverley Randell, Nelson Australia. Reproduced with the permission of Cengage Learning Australia.
Free downloadable activity sheetsThese free activity sheets link directly to specific PM Storybook titles. They have been divided by colour band. We will be adding to this collection over time, so you might like to bookmark this page.
- PM Red activity sheets
- PM Yellow activity sheets
- PM Blue activity sheets
- PM Green activity sheets
- PM Orange activity sheets
- PM Turquoise activity sheets
- PM Gold activity sheets