St Teresa's Catholic Primary School

Live, Love, Learn, Grow

College Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire WN8 0PY



Welcome to our English subject page! Below you can find useful information such as our reading and writing curriculum, some books we think your child would love to read, and a gallery for World Book Day!

English Reading Curriculum Document

English Writing Curriculum Document

Reading Support

In line with our Homework Policy, we have provided sample questions for you to ask your child as you share their reading books with them. You can download a copy of the questions by clicking on the link in the Resources section to the right.

World Book Day

Lots of exciting book related activities took place today to celebrate World Book Day.
We even decorated the classroom doors!


Here are some resources we find useful:

Comprehension Questions

 BBC Schools - Literacy


Fabulous books to read as recommended by Book Trust.

Here are a selection of books to read during the month of January:

Upper KS2

'The Way It Is'  - Bernard Ashley

Lower KS2

'Clare and her Captain' - Michael Morpurgo

'Moone Boy 2: The Fish Detective - Chris O'Dowd and Nick V Murphy


'Harper and the Scarlet Umbrella' - Cerrie Burnell

'Hello World' - Paul Beavis


'Blown Away' - Rob Biddulph

I would like to remind you all that reading is a fun activity to engage in. Here I have found some great books for you to try. Please choose any from the list above and let me know what you think. ENJOY!