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15/12/17

🎁 It’s Christmas Jumper Day! 🎄 AND 🍽 It’s Christmas Dinner Day! 🍴 https://t.co/0wbTC1sBa9

06/12/17

❓Which classes will receive the certificates today❓ 🏆There are certificates for the classes in KS1, LKS2 & UKS2 with the fastest speed, beat average score & most users!!🏆 🌟There are also certificates for 3 children who have the fast speed in their phase!!🌟

06/12/17

On Monday, we all had a special treat! It was the pantomime! We loved getting in to the festive spirit and joining in with Dick Whittington!! https://t.co/fFxdG00r06

06/12/17

On Monday evening the Harris Kenley Elf made her way to Year 5! This time it looks like she may have brought a friend with her! 🎅🏼#ChristmasFun https://t.co/A84RObf3wi

06/12/17

The Harris Kenley Christmas Elf is back...On Thursday evening she created a real mess in Year 6!! https://t.co/W1qQGXRquJ

01/12/17

🎄CHRISTMAS FAIR🎄 📆TODAY 🕞 3:30 🏢School Hall 🎅🏼Santa will be in the academy all day for those who have pre-booked to see him!🎅🏼

27/11/17

🎅🏼Get booking...it’s now only 4️⃣ days away!! 🎅🏼 https://t.co/2ElSysyVlf

26/11/17

Retweetd From Ashley Booth

What a year for books it's been. Here's 36 for primary that have been amazing. https://t.co/XwvZLC3uCT

26/11/17

🎅🏼Children who are booked in to see Santa in the academy day will be collected and taken to see Santa by his elves🎅🏼

26/11/17

🎅🏼Only 5 days until Santa visits the Academy🎅🏼 ‼️Don’t forget to book your child’s place for a visit within the academy day‼️ 🎅🏼Santa will also be at the fair, so those not at the academy can tell him what’s on their Christmas lists too🎅🏼

26/11/17

Our wonderful PTA are very busy preparing for our Christmas Fair on Friday 1st December from 3:30. We’re looking to seeing many of you there https://t.co/VBgopY3P2b

26/11/17

Retweetd From HarrisPrimaryKenley

Santa is coming on the 1st December🎅🏻 Booking now open! If your child would like to visit Santa during the Academy day please pre book your space via parent pay. There will be an opportunity to visit Santa at the fair but we advise to pre book to advoid disappointment.

22/11/17

You have now had your logins for a week now - we hope you are enjoying learning and practising your times tables in a fun and engaging way!!

22/11/17

Retweetd From Hewitts of Croydon

A big variety of results in this article but are very proud of all the schools we supply uniform for! Special mention for & who scored exceptionally high! Well done to everyone.... https://t.co/6mARuxFzjP

21/11/17

The PTA would welcome any chocolate donations for the chocolate tombola at the fair. Collections in the playground day before and after school this week.

20/11/17

Santa is coming on the 1st December🎅🏻 Booking now open! If your child would like to visit Santa during the Academy day please pre book your space via parent pay. There will be an opportunity to visit Santa at the fair but we advise to pre book to advoid disappointment.

17/11/17

We are very excited to now be using at HPAK!! A letter has been sent home regarding this & you can find your child's log-in in their Reading Record. We look forward to sharing the leader boards with the children during celebration assembly. https://t.co/zSPAzLwgdC

13/11/17

KS2 had a wonderful morning watching The Smart Brothers Road Safety Show! https://t.co/dooxFBpeQw

13/11/17

The Hedgehog Nursery have been finding out about Remembrance Day. We talked about wearing a poppy to remember the Soldiers. The children then made their own poppy. https://t.co/SH6aTRLn9Q

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Reading Questions

Questions to ask before your child reads a book:
 

  • Why did you select this book?
  • What makes you think this book is going to be interesting?
  • What do you think the book is going to be about?
  • Does this book remind you of anything you've already read or seen?
  • What kind of characters do you think will be in the book?
  • What do you think is going to happen?

Question examples while your child is reading a book:
 

  • What has happened so far?
  • What do you think will happen next?
  • How does that character feel about what has happened? How do you know?
  • If the main character in that story lived next door, would you be friends?
  • If you were that character, what would you have done differently in that situation?
  • Where is the book set?
  • What does that description mean exactly? Why has the writer chosen those words?
  • What does the place look like in your head as you read? Would you want to visit there?
  • Did you learn any new words or facts so far?

Questions examples after your child has finished a book:
 

  • What was your favourite part of the book? Why?
  • Who was your favourite character? Why?
  • What was the most interesting thing you learned from the book?
  • Why do you think the author wrote this book?
  • Would you have ended the book differently? Did it end the way you thought it would?
  • Did the problem of the book's plot get solved?
  • If you could change one thing in the book, what would you change?