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Composition: Rewrite a poem based on original version

English
Y2

The Pobble Who Has No Toes
This is a beautifully illustrated version of the famous poem by Edward Lear. The way that the text is broken up into sub-verses enables children to read it with little difficulty and there is a matching sound file to support them.

You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education.

Group Readers

Comprehension: Reading and understanding poems

English
Y2

In Every Corner
There are friendly monsters hiding in the corners of this delightful book getting up to all sorts of things. This lovely story provides opportunities for looking at rhyme and a range of sentence punctuation.

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Group Readers

Recognising, naming and expressing feelings

English
Y2

No friends

This lovely story about a hedgehog called Tammy, who starts at a new school, is a great way to discuss issues around friendship. Children will enjoy seeing how Tammy’s newly learned strategies for making friends work out so well for her in the end.

You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education.

Group Readers

Comprehension: Reading, discussing and answering questions

English
Y2

The dog who wouldn't stop barking
The dog who wouldn’t stop barking, by Ruth Merttens, is a story told in the form of a recount, and the illustrations have a humorous cartoon-like feel. Set in a domestic context but with a nice fantasy element, children will follow the narrative and want to find out whether the plan works!

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Group Readers

Core: Read and write letters; understand features

English
Y2

The Three Guinea Fowl
This is a clever story with lively illustrations, written partly through the medium of letters. Ideal for teaching this genre of writing, the tale engages children who want to know how the problem is resolved.

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Group Readers

Y2 Group Readers (Poetry)

English
Y2

Family Flusters

Children will enjoy reading this colourful book all about Little Pig’s family. We all have our ups and downs and this story is a great starting point for thinking about how we can all learn to get along together.

You can purchase printed copies of this Group Reader from Hamilton Education.