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Overview of Texts Used in Each Year Group

Texts Used in Each Year Group and Talk For Writing 

The quality of the text is more important than whether it fits with the termly theme.

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

EYFS

All About Me

Aliens Love Underpants

Food

Handa’s Surprise

The Tiger Who Came to Tea (T4W)

Traditional Tales

Little Red Hen (TFW)

Three Little Pigs (TFW)

Elves and the Shoemaker + more

Transport/People

Naughty Bus

Minibeasts

Hungry Caterpillar (TFW)

Superworm

Y1

Toys

Lost in the Toy Museum

Disney Toy Story

Dogger

Where My Wellies Take Me

Rosie’s Walk (TFW)

Skip Through the Seasons

Owl Babies

Polar Express

Birds

(The Birdy Song)

Peely Wally

Pigeon Poo

Follow the Swallow

Pigeon Pie

Now I am Five (TFW)

The Queen

(By Royal Appointment)

The Queen’s Hat

The Queen’s Knickers

The Queen and Mr Brown

 

The Giantest Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk (T4W)

Jack and the Bean Pie

Jim and the Beanstalk

This Book Totally Makes Stuff Grow

Up Our Street

Alfie Gets in First

On the Way Home

The High Street

Off to Market

A Walk in the Park

Y2

Fire! Fire!

Samuel Pepy’s Diary (TFW)

Fire Song Poem

As Cold As Ice

Brave Little Penguin (TFW)

Penguins

Snow Dragon

Making A Difference

Dear Greenpeace

Michael Recycle

Florence Nightingale (TFW)

Voyage into the Unknown

Jack and the Flum Flum Tree

Splish, Splash, Splosh

Water (Poem)

Splish, Splash, Splosh

The Secret Garden

Tiddler

Ning Nang Nong

Beside the Seaside

The Owl and the Pussycat (TFW)

Harry and the Jaggerdy Daggers

Y3

Iron Age Rocks

Rome Sweet Rome

Grow Like An Egyptian

How To Twist a Dragon’s Tale

Volcanoes (NF Texts)

Moya the Luck Child

 

 

Perfect Hamburger (TFW)

Magic Finger

Ghostly Galleon

Pirates Next Door

When Daddy Fell in the Pond

Demolition Dad

The Tunnel

The Old Man and the Donkey (TFW)

Y4

Look Who’s Coming

Under the Sea

We’re All Going on a Summer Holiday

The Eye of the Viking God

Poetry (?)

Ice Palace

The Tortoise and the Dare

Mission to Marathon

How to Live Forever

Cliffhanger

Shape Poetry (TFW)

 

Y5

King of the Castle

To Infinity and Beyond

Out of Africa

All Aboard

Flubber

Tumbleweed

Castles (TFW Non- Chron)

Cosmic

Sky Hawk

The Puma (Poem) used as basis for TFW poem on Osprey

Time Travelling With a Hamster

Spit Nolan – TFW

Y6

Victorians

Extreme Earth

London

Street Child (incl TFW)

The Charge of the Light Brigade (TFW)

Biography of Queen Victoria (LA TFW)

The Charge of the Light Brigade (TFW)

 

Wonder

Ice Trap

You Wouldn’t Want to be on Shackleton’s Polar Expedition

The Promise

 

 

The Day the Crayons Quit

 

SATs Revision

TBD

RB

Friends

Oliver Jeffers

Transport

Dinosaurs

People Who Help Us

In the Jungle

The Bad-Tempered Ladybird

The Snail and the Whale

Lost and Found

The Way Back Home

Stuck

Up and Down

 

The Naughty Bus

Oi Get off Our Train

The Dirty Great Dinosaur

Ten Little Dinosaurs

Info Texts on each job

Percy the Park Keeper

Mog and the Vet

Chester Zoo Information Texts

Rumble in the Jungle