Year One

Donaldson Class

In Year 1 our class author is the wonderful Julia Donaldson. She has written many children’s books which are shared and loved by many. We have used ‘Superworm’, ‘A Squash and A Squeeze’ and ‘Monkey Puzzle’ so far, as our focus texts in class, and have based our reading corner on Tiddler. 

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The children have enjoyed learning about Julia Donaldson and found out that she loves to sing and play the piano in her free time. Did you know ‘A Squash and A Squeeze’ started off as a song before it was made into a book? Find out more about her here

Over the year we will continue to look at other texts as a focus and also for pleasure. Which ones have you read?

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