The project began in January 2017 after firefighters from Scunthorpe Fire Station’s ‘Green Watch’ were trained by the Words Count team to become reading champions in schools. This term, firefighters from Green Watch and White Watch visited our school to read with some of our year 3/4 children In addition to encouraging reading, the firefighters also take the opportunity to discuss their role in the community and promote important safety messages which teachers then share with families. The children themselves describe the sessions as fun and interesting
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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