Diamond Hall Infant Academy

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Bedtime Stories

Each weekday evening at around 6pm a bedtime story will be uploaded read by some familiar faces from Diamond Hall Infant Academy Staff. 

Mrs Williams daughter, Ella reads 'What the Ladybird Heard', Julia Donaldson, Macmillan

Mrs Williams reads 'Goldilocks and the Three Bears', Arcturus Publishing Ltd

Mrs Williams reads 'Jack and the Beanstalk', Arcturus Publishing Ltd

Miss Begum reads ‘Elmer’ by David McKee, Penguin Books

Mrs Osenton reads 'Beware of the Bears' by Alan MacDonald, Little Tiger Press

Mrs Lynch reads 'The Three Horrid Little Pigs and the Big Friendly Wolf' By Liz Pichon, Little Tiger Press

Mrs Williams reads 'Muddy Paws Goes to School' by Peter Bently, Parragon Books

Mrs Foster reads 'Rumble in the Jungle', Giles Andreae, Orchard Books

Mrs McDonald reads 'Whatever Next' by Jill Murphy, Macmillan

Mrs Cook reads 'The Silent Owl', Clemency Pearce, Top that Publishing

Mrs Williams reads 'The Paper Dolls', Julia Donaldson, Macmillan Children's Books

This evening Mr Williams reads 'Superworm' by Julia Donaldson, Scholastic

Mrs Foster reads Mad about Minibeasts’ by Giles Andreae, Orchard Books

Miss Stuart reads 'Open Very Carefully a Book with Bite' By Nick Bromley, Nosy crow

Mrs McDonald reads ‘Shhh!’ By Sally Grindley and Peter Utton, Hodder Children’s Books

Mrs Cook reads ‘I will always love you’ Caroline Pedler, Igloo books

Mrs Williams reads ‘The Ugly Duckling’ based on the story by Hans Christian Anderson from The Puffin Baby & Toddler Treasury, Penguin Books

Mrs Crosby reads ‘Guess How Much I Love You’ by Sam McBratney, Walker Books

As it is Thursday, Mrs Corsi has something different for us to enjoy! Rather than a bedtime story, take part in a bedtime sing along, singing one of our school songs, 'You Raise me Up' We hope that you enjoy it!

Mrs Ball reads 'Goodnight Tiger', Timothy Knapman and Laura Hughes, Tiger Press Ltd

Miss Millington reads 'Are we there yet?' by Melanie Joyce, Igloo Books

Mrs Bell reads Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhyme, Little Red Riding Hood, Random House

Mrs Cook reads 'Little Miss Helpful and the Greenhouse' by Roger Hargreaves, Egmont Books

Mrs Drea reads 'Lucky Duck' by Jonathan Shipton and Suzanne Diederen, Igloo Books

Mrs Bell reads ‘Pear Tree Farm’ by Colin and Moira Maclean, kingfisher books

Tonight Miss Millington reads 'Little Lost Penguin' by Melanie Joyce, Igloo Books

This evening Mrs Foster reads 'Commotion in the Ocean' by Giles Andreae, Orchard Books

Mrs Bell reads ‘Hairy Maclary from Donaldson’s Dairy’ by Lynley Dodd, Penguin Books

Mrs Bates reads ‘Cuddly Dudley’ by Jez Alborough, Walker Books

Mrs Osenton reads ‘Night Monkey Day Monkey’ by Julia Donaldson, Egmont

Sing along with Miss Anderson reading ‘A Hole in the Bottom of the Sea’ by Jessica Law, Barefoot Books

Mrs Mack reads ‘The Best Birthday Present Ever!’ By Ben Mantle, Macmillan Publishers

Miss Millington reads ‘Barry the Fish with Fingers and the Hairy Scary Monster’ by Sue Hendra, Simon & Schuster publishers

Tonight Mrs Park reads ‘Peace At Last’ by Jill Murphy, Macmillan Children’s Books

Today Mrs Lynch reads ‘My Friend Bear’ by Jez Alborough, Walker Books

This evening Mrs Bell reads ‘Monkey Puzzle’ by Julia Donaldson, Macmillan Children’s Books

Tonight Mrs Robertson reads ‘I don’t want to go to bed’ by Julie Sykes and Tim Warnes, Little Tiger Press

Mrs Crosby reads ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ by Eric Carle, Penguin Books ’

Tonight Miss Sayer reads ‘Not your Typical Dragon’ by Dan Bar-el, Viking Press Inc

This evening Miss Hepplewhite reads ‘Dave’ by Sue Hendra, Hodder Children’s Books

This evening Miss Sanderson reads 'Five Minutes Peace' by Jill Murphy, Walker Books

Miss Potts reads ‘The Great Balloon Hullabaloo’ by Peter Bentley published by Andersen Press Ltd

Tonight Miss Anderson reads 'Owl Babies' by Martin Waddell, publsihed by Walker Books

Miss Mitchell reads ‘Zog’ by Julia Donaldson published by Scholastic

This evening Miss McCabe reads 'The Tiger who came to Tea' by Judith Kerr, published by HarperCollins

Tonight Mrs Bates reads 'The Dinosaur that Pooped a Planet' by Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter, Published by Penguin Random House

Listen to Mrs Corsi read 'Russell the Sheep' by Rob Scotton, Harper Collins Publishers

Listen to Mrs Cook read 'Big Bear Little Brother' by Carl Norac, Macmillan Children's Books

This evening listen to Mrs Osenton read 'My Granny Went to Maket' by Stella Blackston and Christopher Corr, Barefoot Books

This evening Mrs Lordon reads ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’ by Michael Rose.n and Helen Oxenbury, Simon and Schuster publishers

Tonight Mrs Bell reads a Roald Dahl's revolting rhyme 'The Little Pigs'Random House Publishers

Listen to Mrs Taylor read Nick Butterworth’s ‘One Springy Day’ HarperCollins publishers

Listen to Miss Robson read a version of the traditional tale ‘The Three Billy Goats Gruff’ retold by Irene Yates, ladybird publications

Here Mrs Foster reads 'Oi Frog' by Kes Gray, Hachette Children's group

Mrs Collingwood reads ‘The Disgusting Sandwich’ by Gareth Edwards. Scholastic publishers

Listen to Mrs Kaye read her favourite story ‘Little Rabbit Foo Foo’ by Michael Rosen and Arthur Robins, Simon and Schuster publishers

Here is an Easter story from Mrs Park, enjoy ‘Easter Croc’ by Eric Priddy with thanks to MacMillan publishers

Listen to Mrs Kerry read you a story this evening. The story tonight is 'Shark in the Park' by Nick Sharratt with thanks to Random house children's publishers

Listen to Mrs Williams read Julia Donaldson’s ‘Room on the Broom’ MacMillan publishers

Listen to Mrs Drea reading When will it be Spring? By Catherine Walters, published by the Little Tiger press group

Tonight our story is read by Miss Stuart. Enjoy ‘Suddenly’ by Colin McNaughton published by Harper Collins

This evening listen to Miss Johnston read Peely Wally by Kali Stileman. Published by Red Fox

This story is read by Mrs Lynch, 'Rhinos don't eat pancakes' by Anna Kemp & Sara Ogilvie. With copyright permission from Simon and Schuster

This evening our story is read by Mrs Park. Enjoy 'The rabbit, the dark and the biscuit tin’ by Nicola O’Byrne with thanks to Nosy Crow for permission to read

Here is Miss Wardrobe sharing the story 'The snail and the Whale' by Julia Donaldson, with thanks to Macmillan Publsihers for permission to share.

Tonights story is 'The Bumble bear' by Nadia Shireen, read by MIss Millington, with thanks to Penguin Books for read aloud permission. Enjoy!