Winter Mini Challenge

Join the Winter Mini Challenge crew for a new reading adventure!
They’ve teamed up with DK and Star Wars to bring you some extra special rewards.
Taking part in the Winter Mini Challenge is simple: all you have to do is read three books.
There’s a brand new Star Wars certificate AND an exclusive virtual badge for everyone who completes the Mini Challenge.

The Mini Challenge starts on Monday 11 December 2017 and finishes on Friday 12 January 2018. Click here to find out how to take part.

Mystery Readers

Thank you to the mystery readers who visited us this week.

Madison’s mum read to 4LN
Archie’s mum read to nursery

Thank you for helping us to promote reading for pleasure.

Mystery Readers

Thank you to the adults who came to read to us this week:

Oliver’s mum read to Nursery
Zak’s mum came to visit 1B
Lucas’ mum enjoyed reading to 3W
Maisie’s mum visited 2H again
Reece’s mum surprised 1B

The children have been so excited to find out who the mystery readers are, it is causing a real buzz in the classroom! Thank you for helping us promote reading for pleasure.

Reading Competitions

There are lots of fantastic competitions to enter on the Booktrust website. You could win a signed copy of the new Tom Gates book, comics for you and your friends, sixty books from the Great Books Guide and many more prizes.

Click here to visit the website and ask a grown up to help you enter the competitions (email address is needed)

Thank you to our Mystery Readers

This week the children in the following classes were surprised by mystery readers:

2H – Thank you to Maisie’s mum
RB – Maisie’s mum read to reception, many thanks
4WY – Isla’s mum paid a visit and the children loved it!

We are looking forward to welcoming some more mystery readers next week! Contact us at reading@russellscott.tameside.sch.uk if you can give some time to read to a class or even to a small group of children.