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Your FREE model texts by Ross Montgomery 

We’re sorry you didn’t win the competition this time, but we’re offering every entrant the opportunity to download one of Ross’s wonderful model texts written for Year 4 Real Writing, and for Year 2 Real Comprehension. We’ve included both the annotated and non-annotated versions so you can share them with your class.

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Download your FREE Model Texts

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Real Comprehension Year 2

A Very Inventive Family

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Real Writing Year 4

Marcus’s Misfortune, by Ross Montgomery

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Try even more high-quality model texts

You can discover more skills-annotated model texts by Ross and other celebrated children’s authors in Plazoom’s Real Writing and Real Comprehension programmes.

Both are available with a school subscription to Plazoom for only £249.99, giving you access to an incredible 1,500+ expert literacy resources for Years 1 to 6 – and offering remarkable value.

Keen to learn more? Download 3 FREE units from each programme to try out in your school and:

  • Save hours of planning time using Plazoom’s annotated, age-appropriate, high-quality model texts
  • Close any gaps in learning with easy-to-teach units targeting specific objectives
  • Inspire children to deliver brilliant literacy outcomes with outstanding WAGOLLs and effective teaching sequences


Ensure real progress across every year group with a whole-school subscription for only £249.99!