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Category: Literacy

What a Wonderful Wordy World Book Day

7th March 2024

What a day! Words upon words upon WORDS! The whole school has had a real blast this World Book Day! Each class has dressed to impress and shared their words and costumes with each other. It has been an honour to go to each class and hear the children share their words. I think we…

AIM High Writing Day

8th February 2024

A group of Year 2 Avon House pupils attended the inspiring AIM High Writing Day workshop by the author, storyteller and creator of Rastamouse Michael De Souza this week. They explored the construction of traditional nursery rhymes then developed and performed with flare, their own modern day rhymes. Every was full of excitement when they…

Read Together

13th September 2023

Our pupil shared reading programme – Read Together – started today, with the different years meeting their reading partner classes for the first time. It was such a beautiful afternoon to see stories being enjoyed and shared so animatedly outside.

World Book Day – Celebrating All Things Literacy

3rd March 2023

Our World Book Day celebrations started as soon as the children came through the school gates this morning. This year we asked the children to dress as a vocabulary word and the playground was buzzing with the sound of all the fabulous words being shared and the appreciation of the spectacularly creative costumes. Throughout the…