ReadinG In Y3

Every Friday without fail, Year 3 visit the school library. Today, with the glorious weather, we took our books out onto the grassy bank and had a lovely summer reading session. We hope to do this lots more during the second half of summer term.

Read More ReadinG In Y3

Book Explorers

We have lots of lovely little corners where children can relax with a good book. Come to the fair on Saturday if you’d like to pick up some books and toys for your little readers!

Read More Book Explorers

Reading in Preschool

We have lots of fabulous books and are on the look out for some more that are either just picture books or have hardly any or no words in them. If you have some books like this that your children have grown out of, we’d greatly appreciate them. Just drop them off at our door!

Read More Reading in Preschool

Year 6 World Book Day

When given the choice between being right and being kind… choose kind! – Dr Wayne Dier, published in Wonder What a fantastic day! It is such a privilege to spend a day immersed in all things books with a class that are so enthusiastic and share such a love of books too! After an inspiring […]

Read More Year 6 World Book Day

y2 celebrate world book day

Year 2 had a fantastic day full of costumes, characters and lots of stories yesterday. We were all very excited to meet a real author, we did a book scavenger hunt and other book-related activities and had lovely time reading some of our favourite books with Year 6.

Read More y2 celebrate world book day

World Book Day in Year 4

We’ve listened to a real-life author, read with Reception, taken part in a BBC Teach Live Lesson, devised and performed our own movie trailers and ‘Guess the book’ dramas based on familiar stories and thought about which book to choose when our book tokens arrive… phew! It’s been an action-packed day and a brilliant one.

Read More World Book Day in Year 4

Author visit for World Book Day

St. Margaret’s had a special World Book Day visitor this morning – author, illustrator and actor Nancy Carroll who came to read to us from her soon-to-be-published book, Daisy Fitzpatrick and her Worries. Daisy Fitzpatrick has some things on her mind. Worries and anxieties that affect us all. Fear of the dark, being alone, heights, […]

Read More Author visit for World Book Day

Poetry in Year 4

We spent the last couple of weeks of term focusing on poetry – listening to it, performing it, discussing it and, most importantly, enjoying it! Revelling in the fact that you can ‘bend the rules’ with poetry, which allows you more freedom of expression, we spent many a lesson coming up with fantastic ways to […]

Read More Poetry in Year 4