Category Archive: Novelties Book Group

Novelties Book Club – Sharing Half-Term Reads & Brainstorming! – 2 October 2018

We enjoyed a lively Novelties Book Club for the last meeting of this term 2 October. Sharing reads for half-term & talking about our Book of the Month: Long Way Down, by Jason Reynolds, which Isla & Isobella LOVED! Isla is reading Girl in Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow and Brandon is planning to read the books …

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Novelties Book Club meeting 5 September 2018

Some of the Novelties Book Club enjoyed meeting new friends at our meeting on 5 September. They will have their own, very special, contributions to our big reading event next week. Doctor Who Day: 13th on the 13th. Not to be missed.   Rose, The Christmas Invasion, City of Death, The Day of the Doctor …

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Novelties Book Club first meeting of the new session 29 August 2018

Welcome back to our ‘oldies’ and it was lovely to see them all back for a new session of books, banter and lots of fun. The first meeting of the new session was all about sharing our favourite holiday reads and Isla began by telling us all about Long Way Down by Frank Reynolds and …

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Novelties Book Club – Wednesdays Will Never Be The Same Again – from 29 August 2018

Wednesdays Will Never be The Same Again! Do you want to join a lively group at lunchtime? Would you like to help with our whole-school reading events, such as our Harry Potter Book Night; Book Week Scotland Reading Lunch and our popular World Book Day activities? Do you like the idea of shadowing The Grampian Children’s …

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Fun in the Sun 27 June 2018

A picnic in the sun with books in the school garden 😎🌻📚 was the perfect way to enjoy lunchtime on one of our hottest days this year. Novelties Book Club enjoyed a final fling of the session on Wednesday 27 June, sharing holiday plans and chatting about our new books.

Go Wild in the Library! Summer Reading Event 20 June 2018

Our Go Wild! Summer Reading Event was…..Wild! The Dino Bites & cupcakes sold out and there was a queue for face painting with Ellie. It was lovely to welcome our new S1s, who were in school for two days – 20th and 21st June  There was some reading going on too, hidden away in corners, …

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Go Wild! June 2018

Getting ready to Go Wild! All corridors lead to the library at lunchtime on Wednesday 20 June. For lots of fun & activities. Brought to you by the Novelties Book Club & the Library Assistants ☺🍰💜📚🌿🐜. They are ready to Go Wild! This summer reading event is all about exploring and fun and our soon-to-be …

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Go Wild! In the Library: summer reading event planned for 20 June 2018

On Wednesday 20 June, the library will be transformed and all sorts of activities will be happening at lunchtime. We shall have an Usborne Book Fair and withdrawn library books for sale too – get sorted for the summer holidays! There will be face painting, a dinosaur quiz (How much do you REALLY know?) and …

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Novelties Book Club Preparing to “Go Wild in the Library”

Novelties Book Club planning the Big Summer Reading Event: Go Wild in the Library There was a hive of activity in Novelties Book Club on Wednesday 9 May, as pupils began planning their Summer Reading Event: Go Wild in the Library. Rhys brainstormed with Alexander; Emilia & Isobella began a Choose Your Own Adventure activity …

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S1 & S2 Novelties – 2nd of May

Novelties Book Club – 2 May Novelties Book Club & junior library assistants have started planning our summer reading event. Think… The Hunger Games v Jurassic park & to feature a Bookasaurus. With lots more on the day, including a choose your own Amazonian story & a dinosaur quiz. Great things ahead!

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