Northumberland pupils come out on top in reading challenge

Young readers at Hipsburn Primary School have excelled in a literacy challenge.

Monday, 21st March 2022, 1:55 pm
Year 6 winners from Hipsburn Primary School.
Year 6 winners from Hipsburn Primary School.

The Year 6 team comprising Hannah, George, Harrison and Emilia were the highest scoring primary school in the regional heat of the National Literacy Trust's reading championship quiz.

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All of the rounds were based on fictional titles and celebrated the amazing variety and breadth of the books and genres that we enjoy - a wonderful way to celebrate all things reading.

Here is a question created by our reading team for everyone at home to have a go at...

What is the name of Percy Jackson's sword? Sea shore; Riptide; Sea cutter.