Reading for Pleasure

Welcome to the page of all things reading!


Our class book at the moment is....

Arctic Star by Tom Palmer, Tom Clohosy Cole | Waterstones

We voted for this book as a class to decide which title and blurb sounded most appealing. Tom Palmer is our Author of the Term. He has an amazing range of books and a great website jam packed with information about him, his books and his inspiration for writing - have a look at it here!

After the War | Tom Palmer             Football Academy: Reading the Game by Tom Palmer | Waterstones   Roy of the Rovers (Paperback) - Tom Palmer | Jarrold, Norwich  


What have we read in Year 6 this year?

Malamander (An Eerie-on-Sea Mystery): Amazon.co.uk: Taylor, Thomas, Ermos,  George: 9781406386288: Books   Wonder : Palacio, R J: Amazon.co.uk: Books   Lucia the Luchadora : Garza, Cynthia Leonor, Bermudez, Alyssa:  Amazon.co.uk: Books   The Lion and the Unicorn: Amazon.co.uk: Hughes, Shirley: 9780370324753:  Books


What are you reading at the moment?
I love to know what you're reading at the moment - a really good adventure story, a funny joke book, a fascinating fact-filled information book - please let me know at school and add it onto your personal card in the Reading Area! You might inspire someone else to read it after you've finished...


Miss Harley is currently reading The Salt Path by Raynor Winn and Brightstorm by Vashti Hardy.

The Salt Path by Raynor Winn | Waterstones      Brightstorm: A Sky-Ship Adventure: 1 : Hardy, Vashti: Amazon.co.uk: Books


Some great reading resources:

  • Look at the Book Trust website for online story videos, online books and activities - Book Trust
  • Virtual school library on Oak National Academy - author of the week - Virtual school library 
  • Libby app - connects to our local library and lets you borrow and read free e-books and audio books - Libby 
  • Explore Children's Poetry Archive for some great poems
  • First News - online newspapers - First News live
  • Take a look at the Oxford Owl website which has lots of free ebooks and tips 
  • Have a look at this helpful leaflet for ways to support reading at home Supporting Readers at Home

Fancy a challenge?
Try this book based bingo game! Book Bingo

Can you complete the Bookshelf Scavenger Hunt?

If you've finished a book, why not fill in a book review to tell other people about it? Book Review template
 

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