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13 July 2020

Hello everyone and welcome to the last week of home/school this academic year - WOW - where did that go?! Here are this week's activities for you to try - enjoy!


This is my last post as I am leaving the school this summer and all of the wonderful BB children - I will  miss you all so much!  Good luck with all your future learning, try hard, never give up and remember - keeepp READING!  Mrs Kachmarski

13.7.20 Here We Are - Read Aloud Picture Book | Brightly Storytime

'Here We Are' is a lovely, gentle story of humanity and our planet Earth.

13.7.20 Superhero Generator - What is your Superhero name and superhero power?

6.7.20 Storytime Video: 'Mixed' by Arree Chung

Enjoy listening to this lovely story by Arree Chung which talks about how to get along with others and embrace differences.




When I was a little girl, I used to have a toy called 'Fred' from Homepride Flour.  He had lots of cooking utensils inside him and you could also use him as a flour shaker! Lot's of fun!  Why don't you have a look at Homepride's Website which has lots of information about how flour is made and many recipes to make at

29.6.20 Cooking in the Kitchen - Kids Song - Pretend Play Cooking with Fun Food for Kids

Kids pretend play cooking - let's do some cooking in the kitchen! Put your apron on, grab a rolling pin and sing along as we stir, mix and whisk up a storm!

22.6.20 Literacy Counts - Grandad's Island (Story time Counts).

Gareth from Literacy Counts reads Grandad's Island by Benji Davies.

22.6.20 Home Learning Ideas for the 'Grandad's Island' story - which one will you choose?

15.6.20 Literacy Counts - The Storm Whale (Story time Counts)

Gareth from Literacy Counts reads The Storm Whale by Benji Davies. What would you do if you found a whale?

8.6.20 The Rabbit Listened - Cori Doerrfeld

A lovely story about empathy and kindness.

01.06.20 A Busy Day for Birds read by Ore Oduba (BSL version)

Snuggle up for this British Sign Language version of Ore Oduba's brilliant Bookstart Storytimes reading of Lucy Cousins' A Busy Day for Birds.

18.5.20 This weeks 'Read to your Pet' Photos and 'Reading Diary' entries - Thank you!

18.5.20 Michael Rosen performs We're Going on a Bear Hunt For a quarter of a century, readers have been swishy-swashying and splash-sploshing through the award-winning favourite pictur...

11.5.20 Hello from the KS1 Team at BB!

12.5.20 Read Along to 'There's a Dragon in Your Book' with Michelle Obama

Welcome to another "Mondays with Michelle"! Join Michelle in a reading of one of her favorite children's books, "There's a Dragon in Your Book" written by author Tom Fletcher.

12.5.20 Sharing the Love of Reading for 3-5 and 5-7 year olds - some great family friendly ideas here!

11.5.20 Reading with your pet photos and design diary entries.

4.5.20 'Reading To My Pet' Photographs - Can you see yourself?

27.4.20 Somewhere Out There Song

From the movie "An American Tale", directed by Don Bluth in 1986. Although we are not together right now, we mis you all and hope we will be together soon!

Dolly Reads: "Llama Llama Red Pajama"

Dolly Parton is a great advocate for literacy around the world. We have been very lucky at Berry Brow to receive funds directly from Dolly's Imagination Library to buy books and support our Story Starter Programme in school. We love Dolly at BB-enjoy the story-it is a good one - can you hear the rhyming words?
Mrs K

20.4.20 Supporting Readers at Home Information Sheet

20.4.20 Reading Bingo Cards - choose one or more to complete whilst you are at home?

Author Cressida Cowell reads 'That Rabbit Belongs to Emily Brown'

One for the younger readers in your family - Here I'm reading aloud my picture book 'That Rabbit Belongs to Emily Brown', written by me.