The final week of our Advent Book Doors is here and we’ve decided to choose four fabulously festive titles for you to take a look at. We really hope you’ve enjoyed reading our third annual festive countdown and (if you haven’t already!), would recommend that you take a look at week one, week two and week… Read More A very SLS Christmas!
ONE WEEK TO GO! Norfolk Schools will have finished for the holidays this week and while we’re looking forward to a little break, we’re also keeping busy putting together project boxes for the New Year. If you’re feeling particularly organised and are looking toward 2016, you can find a list of our spring term INSET… Read More Festive Countdown- Week Three!
With two weeks to go until Christmas, we’ve been enjoying two other advent calendars online that we’d like to share with you: Booktrust’s advent calendar (which you can find here) lists in their own words “24 of our favourite children’s books: classics, picture books, poetry and stories. We’ve loved sharing them with our families and… Read More Festive countdown- week two!
In 2013, when our blog was only a few months old, we began our tradition of counting down the days to Christmas in the form of a weekly advent; last year we shifted from an advent wreath to advent doors and guess what- they’re returning this year! As with 2014, we’ll be sharing four books… Read More Festive Countdown 2015
The last few weeks have flown by and the final week of our Advent Book Doors is upon us- and it’s suitably christmas themed, especially as there are now less than 24 hours until “the big day”! We hope you’ve enjoyed our festive countdown and would encourage you to look back through the last three… Read More Merry Christmas from the SLS team!
This time next week, Christmas will be over! *pause for contemplative sigh at the prospect of mince pies disappearing from the shelves*. 2014 has certainly whizzed past and by the time you read this, schools across Norfolk will have finished for the holidays- we can only begin to imagine how much excitement was felt across… Read More Peters Book of the Year and Advent, Week 3!
Baffling but true fact of the day: there are only 13 days until Christmas..! As we creep ever closer to the end of term, we’re up to our eyes in project box assembling but that doesn’t mean we don’t have time for other frivolities- below you can see the second week of book selections as… Read More Festive Countdown: Week 2!
Here in the SLS office we love a good list and in view of impending festive celebrations (20 days!), we decided to follow last year’s Advent Book Wreath with another weekly countdown- only this time, we’ll be sharing FOUR books each time instead of one. Some of the titles are new, some are old, some may… Read More Our Festive Countdown 2014