Welcome! A warm welcome to our new Reception and Nursery intake who will be joining Rockmount Primary School in September. We can’t wait to meet you and will be in contact soon with further details about the enrolment process. Remember the deadline to accept Reception offers is 30th April 2024.
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Stories read by us!

Stories read by us!


Where the wild things are

Where the wild things are read by Mr Chughtai-Skillen. *please note: This video can only be viewed via the school website as it is set to private on Youtube*

Eat your peas read by Mr Chughtai-Skillen

Eat your peas

20.4.20 - 'The Bear, the piano, the dog and the fiddle' - Read by Miss Carvall 



27.04.20 - 'The Snail and the Whale' - Read by Miss Carvall 


Michael Rosen nonsense | POEM | Kids' Poems and Stories With Michael Rosen

Questions you may want to ask during a story:


  • Where does the story take place?
  • When did the story take place?
  • What did he/she look like? Where did he/she live?
  • Who are the key characters in the book? What happened in the story?
  • What kinds of people are in the story? What is happening at this point in the story? Read the part that tells me.........
  • Where did you find the information about.....?
  • Were you surprised by the ending?
  • How did you think it would end/should have ended?
  • How are the beginning and ending of the story similar?
  • What would happen if the order of events was changed?
  • What kind of a text is this? How do you know? What will it be like? What can I expect of a book of this type?
  • List the words that tell you what order to follow eg first, then. What is the main event of the story? Why do you think this? What is the purpose of the pictures?