Month: May 2016

Don’t judge a book by its cover – a School Librarian’s Readathon experience

Each year, Cobham Hall students participate in Readathon, a great opportunity to promote literacy, foster a love of reading for pleasure and raise money for a wonderful cause. When the Year 7s came to the Independent Learning Centre for their Library Period, they asked me what we were going to do, and I told them […]

Chailey School rises to the Readathon challenge

Intrepid Year 7 students at Chailey School in East Sussex have just completed a very successful  sponsored read, reading a whopping 266 books between them and raising a fantastic £675 for seriously ill children in hospital. Year 7 students have been very enthusiastic and really enjoyed taking part in the Readathon.  Mrs Duck, Library Manager, […]