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Buster Reading Scheme has restarted! For information see our Buster page: https://www.whitfieldaspenschool.co.uk/busters-book-club/
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Buster Reading 

 

The school's Buster Reading scheme will start again this week where we encourage children to read for pleasure. In case you forgot, Year 5 children should be reading for a minimum of 20 minutes. Each week, their totals are taken and recorded as a class group and collectively as a school; prizes are awarded to schools who accrue the most points.

 

Points aside, we know from research that reading for an extended time from a text of their own choosing can have an impact on a child’s academic progress. Reading is the most important and fundamental activity which impacts on our future life chances.

 

Please email us on our class emails should you have any questions?

 

manatee@whitfield.kent.sch.uk

wombat@whitfield.kent.sch.uk

Renaissance Free Online Reading Books

 

School may be closed but reading doesn't have to stop. Renaissance our Accelerated Reader provider is providing free access to 1000's of digital books through 'MyOn' their online reading platform. The link can be found below and can be accessed through tablets, computers and smart phones.

 

Keep up the great reading and have fun!

Here is the link for you to take quizzes on the books you have been reading at home. If you can't remember your login details just click on 'forgot user name' and then type in your surname and search.
 
The books you have at home won't have a quiz number inside them like they do at school so just type in the title of you book and you can search for the quiz this way.
 
We will log on regularly to see how well you are doing with your reading.
 
Have Fun!​

David Walliams

 

Here are some free audio book from David Walliams for you to enjoy.

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