St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

"to inspire, to learn, to love with God"

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Hill Top, Hednesford, Cannock, Staffordshire WS12 1DE

01543 227225

Reading across the school

Reading across the school

Teachers at St Joseph's Hednesford are committed to promoting a love of reading within our pupils.


We always try to find time within our school day to read to our children, modelling excellent story-telling voices and engaging their imagination.


During this term, the children have already been exposed to a range of books.

In Year 1, teachers have read There's a Superhero in Your Book by Tom Fletcher and Lights on Cotton Rock by David Litchfield.

There's a Superhero in Your Book (Who's in Your Book?) : Fletcher, Tom,  Abbott, Greg: BooksLights on Cotton Rock: 1 : Litchfield, David: Books

In Year 2, teachers have read Beastly Pets by Adrian Bradbury, Stormy by Guojing and Voices in the Park by Anthony Browne.

Read Write Inc. Phonics Book Bag Books Blue Set 6 Book 8 | UK education  collectionStormy: A Story About Finding a Forever Home : Guojing: Books

In Year 3, teachers have read Romans on the Rampage by Jeremy Strong.

Romans on the Rampage: Strong, Jeremy: 0783324901245: Books

In Year 4, teachers have read Stone Age Boy by Sitoshi Kitamora.

Stone Age Boy: Kitamura, Satoshi, Kitamura, Satoshi:  0787721953272: Books

In Year 5, teachers have read chapters from ...

In Year 6, the children have heard chapters from Percy Jackson & the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan, Who Let the Gods Out by Maz Evans and The Nowhere Emporium by Ross McKenzie.

Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief (Book 1): Rick Riordan : Riordan,  Rick: BooksWho Let the Gods Out?: the first EPIC adventure in Maz Evans's laugh-out-loud  hilarious series: Evans, Maz: 9781910655412: Books

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