Whole Class Read

Throughout their lives at Parkfield we want our pupils to enjoy a range of texts and authors. We focus on the following texts each half term:

Reception

Autumn Term 1

  • Starting School, by Janet and Allan Ahlberg

  • Have you filled a bucket today? By Carol McCloud

  • Colin and Lee, Carrot and Pea by Morag Hood

  • Friends, by Eric Carle

  • My Mum, by Anthony Browne

  • Superhero Dad, by Timothy Knapman

  • The Bumblebear, by Nadia Shireen

  • Enemy Pie, by Derek Munson

  • The Lion and the Mouse, by Mairi Mackinnon

  • Lost and Found, by Oliver Jeffers

Autumn Term 2

  • Oliver’s Wood – Sue Hendra

  • Percy Park Keeper – the lost acorn

  • Pumpkin soup – Helen Cooper

  • The Jolly Christmas Postman

  • The Rainbow Fish

  • Twas the night before Christmas

  • Dear Santa – Rod Campbell

Spring Term 1

  • Tyrannosaurus Drip by Julia Donaldson

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Spring Term 2

  • Dogs don't do ballet by Anna Kemp

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Summer Term 1

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Summer Term 2

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Year 1

Autumn Term 1

  • Big Picture Book of London by Rob Lloyd Jones

  • We Completely Must go to London by Lauren Child

  • The Queen’s Hat by Steve Anthony

  • The Queen’s Knickers by Nicholas Allen

  • My first book of London by Charlotte Guillain

  • Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat where have you been? By Russell Punter

Autumn Term 2

  • Chicken Licken – Vera Southgate

  • Seasons (poems about) – Brian Moses


Spring Term 1

  • The Sissy Duckling by Harvey Fierstein

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Spring Term 2

  • Red: a crayon’s story by Michale Hall

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Summer Term 1

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Summer Term 2

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Year 2

Autumn Term 1

  • Little Red Reading Hood by Lucy Rowland

  • The Snail and the whale by Julia Donaldson

  • The little mermaid, Lady bird tales.

  • Seaside discover and share by Angela Royston

  • What can live at the beach? By John Paul Wilkins

Autumn Term 2

  • The Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch - Romda and David Armitage

  • Lifeboat Crew: People Who Help Us - Nancy Dickman

  • Seashore: Nature Explorers - DK

  • Exploring the seashore - Holly Duhig

  • Captain Cook - Famous lives

  • Katie Morag and the new pier - Mairi Hedderwick

  • RSPB First Book of the Seashore - Derek Niemann

Spring Term 1

Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae

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Spring Term 2

  • The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch

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Summer Term 1

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Summer Term 2

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Year 3

Autumn Term 1

  • The happy prince by Jane Ray

  • Kids travel guide London, Sarah Jane Williams

  • The family from one end street by Eve Garnett

Autumn Term 2

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Spring Term 1

  • George's Marvellous Medicine by Roald Dahl

  • William’s Doll by Zolotow

Spring Term 2

  • And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson

Summer Term 1

  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling

Summer Term 2

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Year 4

Autumn Term 1

  • The great chocoplot by Chris Callaghan

  • Demon Dentist by David Walliams

  • Why do we eat? By Stephanie Turnbull

Autumn Term 2

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Spring Term 1

  • Stig of the Dump by Clive King

  • I am Fred by Nick Rolfe

Spring Term 2

  • Donovan’s big day by Leslea Newman

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Summer Term 1

  • Toro! Toro! by Michael Morpurgo

Summer Term 2

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Year 5

Autumn Term 1

  • Zoo by Anthony Browne

  • Charlotte’s Web by EB White

Autumn Term 2

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Spring Term 1

  • The Story of Tracy Beaker by Jacqueline Wilson

  • Worm loves worm by JJ Austrian

Spring Term 2

  • Introducing Teddy by Jessica Walton

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Summer Term 1

  • The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

Summer Term 2

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Year 6

Autumn Term 1

  • The firework maker’s daughter by Phillip Pullman

  • Sky Hawk by Gill Lewis

Autumn Term 2

  • Goodnight Mr Tom - Michelle Magorian

Spring Term 1

  • King & King by Linda De Han

Spring Term 2

  • Heather Has Two Mummies by Leslea Newman

Summer Term 1

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Summer Term 2

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