Charnwood PRIMARY SCHOOL

EMPATHY, RESPECT, TOGETHER.

Nedham Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 0HE

0116 251 6574

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ENGLISH
Reading

Our class text is Oranges in No man's land by Elizabeth Laird. 

Oranges in No Man's Land tells the riveting story of ten-year-old Ayesha's terrifying journey across no man's land to reach a doctor in hostile territory in search of medicine for her dying grandmother.

Our Best Books 2020-21 list

Year 5's are taking part in our Best Book 2021, Leicester’s primary school book award. They will be given the opportunity to read the books from the selection and vote their favourite! 

Award event will be on 10/6/2021. 

Who do you think will be the winner?

Our Best book 2019-20 Winners

Writing

Children's writing is based on the text Farther. A beautiful exploration into the relationship between a father and son from award winning illustrator Grahame Baker-Smith.

Spelling, Grammar and punctuation