School Blog: Literacy

17th September 2018

Year 4 love the Secret Seven

In Year 4 we have started to read a new text for the half term. One class have been reading the first Secret Seven book by…

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25th May 2018


Over the last few weeks, the Year 6 children have been working really hard to write their very own children’s story book.  Their stories were…

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2nd May 2018

Roaring Story Time in Reception

First thing on Friday mornings, we have introduced  ‘A Roaring Story Time’ in Reception. As soon as school opens, the adults are welcome to…

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28th March 2018

World Book Day in Year 2

Year 2 really enjoyed World Book Day. The teachers were really impressed with the costumes. We shared what we want to be when we grow…

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20th March 2018

World Book Day

On Friday 9th March, we celebrated ‘World Book Day’ by dressing up. Our theme was, ‘What I would like to be when I…

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13th March 2018

Successful Star Write Superstars (with sweets!)

As you are aware, the children of Kingsleigh take part in writing their Star Write on Fridays. The star write is a great opportunity for…

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26th February 2018

A Mysterious Visitor…

During a nature walk around the school grounds, Year 1 made a very exciting discovery. They found a mysterious box filled with…

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8th February 2018

Fantasy Fairy Cakes

When the children came back from lunch one day this week we found some tiny fairy doors!          …

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20th November 2017

They’re Creepy and they’re kooky…

…they’re all together ooky. Mysterious and spooky. The Year 5 Family!   This week, Year 5 had the opportunity to share their learning with their…

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29th September 2017

Year 2’s Incredible Writing

Year 2 have started off the year brilliantly. We have been learning the talking story of The Gruffalo in English and over the past week we…

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27th September 2017

Pant Parade!

During Arts Week we read the Underpants series of books. The children then did a variety of art activities which included…

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20th March 2017

Columbus Sails into Kingsleigh

As part of their topic, “Journeys and Discoveries” the children in Year 1 Tigers have been learning all about the life of Christopher Columbus. In…

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