The library is currently closed to visitors but don’t worry, I’m going to bring the library to you instead, with our new request a book service. Find out more in the Request a Book post above.
For all S2-S6 pupils make sure to hand in your library books and school textbooks. There’s a collection box by the school office and another one outside the library. English teachers are also collecting books for return too.
Hi everyone! I hope you’re enjoying your holidays. Check out all the ways you can get your Summer Reading in the link above.
There’s also a quick link to myON, with a guide on how to find the perfect book or article.
Great news. You can quiz all summer long – gaining valuable points for your form class. Follow the link for Accelerated Reader quizzes.
Looking forward to seeing you all again in August.
Keep on reading 😉
Fantastic news!! The World of Stories audiobooks are now available for you to listen to ALL summer! Happy listening 😉
If you love creative writing or illustrating, don’t miss this year’s StoryCon, which will take place online on Thursday 18th and Friday 19th of June. There’s a great programme of presentations and workshops. You can find out more and register online at https://www.thestoryis.co.uk/storycon/whats-on/
Would you like two FREE audiobooks per week from now until the end of July? Here’s what you have to do:
- Register for SYNC 2020 on the audiobooksync homepage https://www.audiobooksync.com/
- Download Sora from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
- Open Sora and tap I have a setup code (at the bottom of the screen).
- Enter this setup code: audiobooksync
- Enter the email address you used to sign up for SYNC.
- Tap Explore (at the bottom of the screen) to see the week’s featured titles
- To keep each audiobook you MUST tap borrow.
Each audiobook is available to borrow for one week. Once you’ve borrowed an audiobook, it stays on your Shelf in Sora FOREVER!!
It’s time to congratulate all the S1 and S2 pupils who have been busy at home reading and quizzing on Accelerated Reader.
Albyn: Zoe, Alex and Alba
Carden: Daniel and Calleigh
Holburn: Kaitlyn, Abbie, Kosi, Olivia, Jessica, David and Toby
Victoria: Tiffany, Emma, Samuel, Eleanor, Joshua and Harriet
Waverley: Oliver, Aimee, Julia, Ashleigh, Cameron, Rhea, Sasha, Keira, Anna and Aleksander
Katherine Rundell and the Literacy Trust have gathered lots of children’s authors together to create an online book to cheer everyone up during lockdown. The stories are no more than a few pages long. You can click on a particular story from the contents page. There are contributions from lots of your favourite authors.