Research Spotlight and Archive

Every month we shine a light on a powerful research paper focused on Reading for Pleasure. Previously featured papers can be found in our archive.

Monthly Research Spotlight

Exploring children's embodied story experiences: a toolkit for research and practice

In this fascinating and innovative article, Anezka Kuzmikova from Czechia draws on children’s focus groups and interviews to investigate their perceptions of bodily engagement when making meaning based on stories. The resultant toolkit has potential value to practitioners – teachers, carers and library workers – who wish to help children become more aware of their embodied selves and literate identities.