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Book week: 4th-7th May 2021

Information about Book Week 4th - 7th May


During Book Week, teachers will be planning exciting and engaging activities around a literary theme.


How can you support your child and class teacher?


Prepare your child to share their opinions about favourite books and authors


Prepare your child for reading to and listening with younger/older children across the school


Teachers will communicate specific plans for their year group after Easter


Email your class teacher by Monday 10th May with a photo of your child in costume/reading in a cosy or costume/reading in a cosy alternative place (Can it be used on the school website?)                                                                                                           

Help your child prepare and dress up as a favourite character/book/poem on Friday 7th May (costumes or props can be reused from World Book Day)


The whole school (children and staff) will parade in costume during 7th May


Contribute to and support ‘Tasty Books (see below)

Friday 7th May: Whole school dress-up (book character or title) plus shared Collective Worship via zoom link at 9.30am, everyone welcome Whole school Costume Parade on the playground at 9.45am on Friday 7th May – come and watch (socially distanced of course) Tasty Books: Socially distanced Literary Themed Charity Bake Sale, after school in the playground. Staff invited to bake and drop off cakes in the morning and/or buy cakes at the end of the day.         



We are excited to be supporting a fantastic charity by running a Literary-themed Bake Sale after school on Friday 7th May (specific details to be emailed to parents after Easter).


This will be our first Cake Sale in a long time but it will be safe and socially distanced.


We need you to be ready to decorate pre-made cakes or bake from scratch please.




Mrs Saunders is also looking for support from parents who are willing to help her coordinate several tables and sell cakes from approximately 2.45-3.30pm (specific timings around certain year groups). If you can help, please email


Please make sure that all cakes are nut-free and sesame-free. Thank you.