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Reading - 500 Words Short Stories

This weeks suggested reading uses the BBC 500 Words short stories competition which takes place each year. Take a look at the website and find out more about the competition at:


Or go straight to the stories at...


500 Words 2020: The Winning Stories

Celebrity guests read the winning stories for the special 2020 virtual final.


Top 50 Stories 2020: Age 5 to 9

Check out this year's top 25 shortlisted stories, plus three wildcards entries, in the lower age category.


Top 50 Stories 2020: Age 10 to 13

Dive into the top 25 stories in the upper age category, plus three wildcard entries.


Which story was your favourite or did you enjoy? Send me your feedback and thoughts via the Class Dojo.