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Enjoying a good story

Our Reading Leaders are really enjoying reading with their partners, when walking around school today all I could see were noses in books!  Here are some photos of them reading together:  

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First Reading Leaders Session

Our Reading Leaders had their first meeting with their reading partners today and it was a great success! The Year 4’s friendly greetings made the Year 1 children settle straight in, it was extremely hard to get them to stop … Continue reading

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Reading Leaders

Yesterday we had 21 pupils from Year 4 training to be Reading Leaders with Rachel Owens from Reading Matters, a charity supported by Michael Murpugo and Ian McMillan. The children will now be using their training to be a Reading … Continue reading

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World Book Day 2016

We celebrated loving stories today for World Book Day, we listened to a story in assembly called ‘Mr Squirrel and the Moon’ by Sebastain Meschenmoser.   We were very lucky to get presents too.  In assembly each class got a new … Continue reading

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Our book of the week

We are passionate about reading here at Bowling Park. We love reading classic tales and exciting new stories, from a variety of genres. To celebrate our love of books, we will be presenting our ‘Book of the Week’ in the … Continue reading

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Are you the next J K Rowling, Michael Morpurgo or Jacqueline Wilson?

If you are a budding author who loves writing stories, check out this great website from the people who make World Book Day! The website helps to guide you through the story writing process, with helpful advice and tips from … Continue reading

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Yr4 war poems

  Last week, our Year 4 children worked with poet Andy Tooze and artist Dave Hulston to create some beautiful poems and artwork to tell the story of the First World War. Take a look at some of their work … Continue reading

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We Love Science i-Books Project

We are so excited by science at Bowling Park that we decided to take on a challenge to create our very own i-books demonstrating our super science work. Each year group chose a science themed book, completed various science activities … Continue reading

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Learning to Read at Bowling Park

Phonics Learning to read at Bowling Park begins with learning phonics, whilst enjoying some of the best books and stories around. Our aim is that all children learn to read and write the 44 phonemes by the end of Year … Continue reading

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The big science take over!

Our We Love Books event is just around the corner! This year we are taking inspiration from our new Science Laboratory and having a science themed We Love Books celebration! We are really excited, and hope you are too.

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