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Remembrance Day

Today is officially known as Remembrance Day. At the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month, a 2 minute silence will be held around the world to remember those who gave their lives during World War I, … Continue reading

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This will give you Goosebumps!

On this day in 1943, novelist R.L.Stein was born. He is best known for writing hundreds of horror fiction novels like Fear Street, Goosebumps, Rotten School, Mostly Ghostly, and The Nightmare Room.

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Full steam ahead!

On this day in 1883, The Orient Express departed on its first official journey from Paris to Instanbul. Used as a setting to one of well-known murder mystery writer Agatha Christie, in her novel ‘Murder on the Orient Express’, the experience … Continue reading

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And so the Tale begins

On this day in 1902, Beatrix Potter’s novel ‘The Tale of Peter Rabbit’ was first published. Check out her website for more information- http://www.hop-skip-jump.com/

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Not what the Doctor ordered

On this day in 1991, children’s author Dr. Seuss died. Some of his work includes The Cat in the Hat, Green Eggs and Ham, Horton Hears a Who, The Lorax, Fox in Socks and How the Grinch Stole Christmas.

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Roald Dahl Day 2017 @ Red Lane

Good Morning to all our Human Beans and Phizzwizards @ Red Lane! Today is going to be a Phizz Whizzing day @ Red Lane as it is officially Roald Dahl Day. All across school Your Majesters have prepared a wide … Continue reading

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National Book Lovers Day

Today is National Book Lovers Day- which is your favourite book and why? Post your comments below. Check out these book lists below- how many have you read? https://www.booktrust.org.uk/booklists/1/100-best-books-6-8/ https://www.booktrust.org.uk/booklists/1/100-best-books-9-11/

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Book 3 and 4 released

On this day in 1999, the third book in the Harry Potter series, ‘The Prisoner of Azkaban’, was released by author J.K. Rowling, followed by the fourth book, ‘The Goblet of Fire’, a year later on the same day.

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Week 2 @ Red Lane

Week 2 already in our new half term and what an action packed week we have next week! Red Lane Book Week- this week will be Red Lane’s Book Week, with a whole host of activities on throughout the week- … Continue reading

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