Books For Any & Every Primary Classroom
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- Wide range of picture books
- Fairytales, myths, fables, folktales,
- Dual language
- Comic-strip format, graphic texts, comics
- Joke books
Fiction: Quick reads, longer reads, classics, modern classics, new writing.
- Animals (talking – or not)
- Adventure /mystery /spy
- Fantasy/ magic
- Historical/ time-slip
- Family & friends
- Science fiction
Avoid stereotypes of race, gender, class.
Include Stories set in different parts of the world, books which reflect diverse social, cultural and linguistic backgrounds. AND (importantly): children’s own published texts.
Non-fiction: Reference books, autobiography, information, catalogues, instruction manuals, magazines.