Phonics & Reading

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100 best books Book Trust

Reading catch ups

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reading review catch up edition 1

reading review catch up edition 2

reading review catch up edition 3

Thank you for the parental suggestions for top reads. Here is a selection of texts :

Julia Donaldson – starting with Toddle Waddle for toddlers and preschoolers and working through her vast collection.

Favourites include:
The Snail and the Whale
The Gruffalo

Michael Rosen
We’re going on a Bear Hunt

Judith Kerr:
The Tiger who came to Tea
Mog Books – ‘Mog’s Bad Thing’ is a favourite

Cressida Cowell:
This Rabbit belongs to Emily Brown
How to trains your Dragon books

Enid Blyton:
The Famous Five collection
The Magic Faraway Tree

Frances Hodgson-Burnett
The Secret Garden –

Michael Morpurgo
Animal Tales

Colin Dann
The Animals of Farthing Wood

Philippa Pearce
Tom’s Midnight Garden

Adult recommended reads:

Markus Zusak
The Book Thief

Amitav Ghosh
The Glass Palace

Heather Morris
The Tattooist of Auschwitz

William P Young
The Shack

Dean Koontz
The City

Art Spiegelman
The Complete Maus

Toni Morrison

To see some fantastic book recommendations, please click on the powerpoint presentation.

Bookflix Powerpoint