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Story Time 

I don't know about you but I'm really missing our end of the day story. You might also have read the books you have at home lots of times and you might fancy something different.  I will pop some different stories up each week for you to enjoy at home. Find somewhere comfy to snuggle up and enjoy! 

This Week's Stories

Puffin Storytime | Super Duper You | Sophy Henn

Meet Sophy Henn on Puffin Storytime where she'll be reading her SUPER DUPER book all about SUPER DUPER YOU! This one is another draw along video so once you've finished listening to the story, get your pencil out and see if you can join in!

Jackanory Junior - 'The Great Tug of War'


An exciting story from Africa. Mmutla the Hare tricks Tlou the Elephant and Kubu the Hippo into having an epic tug of war. King Lion, together with Tswhene the Baboon and wise old Khudu the Tortoise, set out to teach Mmutla a lesson. However the clever Hare is always one step ahead.

Barefoot Bedtime: Let's Celebrate

Barefoot Bedtime: Let's Celebrate We are listening to author Kate DePalma explain what inspired her to write Let's Celebrate and then learning about special celebrations around the world.

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BBC Audiostories - Anansi and Turtle


Another super story to listen to. Close your eyes and create the story in your mind. What do you think the special message is that the story is trying to teach us?

Puffin Storytime | How to be a Lion | Puffin Storytime + Draw-along

Ed Vere will be reading How to be a Lion. Then get your colouring pencils and paper ready for a draw along.

Barefoot Storytime: My Panda Sweater

Today we are reading our new book, MY PANDA SWEATER. πŸΌπŸ“š This is a story about what happens when you give things you no longer need to others.

Explorer Trauma - by Sue Mongredien

The story of Indiana Brown and his embarrassing parents. Indiana has an unusual childhood, having been born in a rainforest. Come and listen to some of his adventures.

Everybody Worries: A story and drawalong with Jon Burgerman

Lots of people are feeling worried at the moment, so Jon Burgerman has written a lovely new picture book to help us with our worries.


Puffin Storytime | The Giant Jumperee | Julia Donaldson

One of our favourite authors in year 2. We even chose her as our author of the term in the Autumn. Do you remember learning 'The Gruffalo Song'? Well there is another song Julia Donaldson has written at the end of the story too!

The Hare and the Tortoise

Another audio story this week year 2 which means we can listen carefully and create our own pictures in our imaginations. I wonder if you've heard this story before? Click on the link below to listen.

Time for Storytime: Adam Buxton reads The Cow Who Fell to Earth by Nadia Shireen

One night, a little cow falls to earth from the moon, but none of the earth animals speak her language (they decide to call her Dave).

The Fairytale Hairdresser and The Princess and The Frog | Read by Abie Longstaff | Time For Stories

The Fairytale Hairdresser is styling her fairytale friends for an animal-themed parade to celebrate Prince Freddie's coronation. But Prince Freddie is nowhere to be seen....

Bob and the House Elves

Lee Cornes narrates a story about a messy man called Bob who wakes up and goes downstairs to find that something is wrong in his kitchen. It has been tidied by elves and is clean...

Time for Storytime: David McKee reads Elmer

Sit back with your little one and let the wonderful author-illustrator David McKee read from his successful and much-loved picture book, Elmer. Filmed & edit...

The Bun Gun by Jeremy Strong

Amanda Abbington narrates 'The Bun Gun' which is set in a pirate school, where a group of children are learning to be daredevils of the sea.

Paul Linnet reads Cake

Enjoy Paul Linnet reading his book Cake, which has been shortlisted for the BookTrust Storytime Prize.

The Town and the Country Mouse

This one is an audio story guys which means you listen and create the pictures in your own imagination. Find somewhere to snuggle up and relax to listen!

Cats Ahoy! by Peter Bently and Jim Field

Books Alive! Read aloud Cats Ahoy by Peter Bently and Jim Field A Hilarious Roald Dahl Funny prize winning tale of cat pirates and stolen fish.

Look Up! by Nathan Bryon

A Puffin Storytime and draw-along for children, with the author and Illustrator of picture book Look Up! Settle down to watch Look Up! then grab your crayons...

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