Today marks the end of the first half of this summer term and we’re certainly having the weather for it here in Norfolk; the sun hasn’t stopped shining all week! We’re already looking forward to the final part of this academic year as there are lots of brilliant things coming up; Bookstart week runs 5th- 11th… Read More Half-term is here!
A few bits before we launch into our usual reviews: This a great piece in the Primary Times about the impact of the Chatterbooks in schools project. Norfolk was one of the local authorities piloting the scheme, with work led by our SLS team including visits to local libraries. If you’re interested in the scheme,… Read More Chatterbooks, Bookstart Week, and Norfolk’s Young People
This week it’s National Bookstart Week and this year’s theme is ‘My Hero’. The campaign – taking place from 9th-15th June -celebrates books and reading and encourages families to read every day as a fun shared experience. The official website (linked above) has extra information and some resources, including activities you can do at home.… Read More Bookstart Week and our Wednesday Reads