Category Archive: S2 Book Talks

Horror Talks 18 March 2019

We began the penultimate week of term on 18 March with the new S2 book talk. By popular request: Horror 😈📚💜😈. Was everyone ready? Class 2.4 relished it all and there were lots of borrowing and requests, which was impressive, as the talk was just before lunch! Kelly and Ellie and Sandy are looking forward …

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S2 Book Talks – Horror – March 2019

A requested theme by pupils is Horror for one of their book talks. They will hear all about a variety of books in this genre during March…. Frankenstein Graphic Novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Frankenstein is the terrifying story of a scientist who uses his powers to bring a dead body back to life and …

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Final February S2 Book Talk 28 February 2019

It was the final S2 book talk for February on Thursday 28 February and class 2.6 gave all the books a huge thumbs up👍. The selection this month was all about Award Winning Books.   There has been enthusiasm, discussion and now, lots of reading 📚😃 Reserved books can be collected from the library desk.

S2 Book Talks – Award Winners and Carnegie Medal Longlists – 19 February 2019

S2 February book talks focus on award winners – and, on Tuesday 19 February, linked into the announcement of The Carnegie Medal #CKG19 longlists. This Fantastic Five were a hit with pupils during their talk. There was a good chat with class 2.2 about the inspiration for After the Fire by Will Hill and Daedalus …

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S2 Book Talks – Award Winners – February 2019

AFTER THE FIRE by Will Hill LOVEREADING VIEW www.lovereading4kids.co.uk A powerful exploration of what can happen to a section of society and an individual when they live in a society they are at odds with. A take on the Waco Siege in the USA. UKLA Longlist Book Award 2019 | Winner of the YA Book …

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S2 Classes and Holocaust Memorial Day Book Talks with S6 Auschwitz Ambassadors 31 January 2019

Our S2 Library book talks for January began on Monday 21 January and continued until Friday 31 January and were all about sharing the Once series of books by Morris Gleitzman and remembering the millions of people who have been murdered or whose lives have been changed beyond recognition during the Holocaust, Nazi Persecution and …

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Auschwitz Ambassadors in the S2 Book Talks 23 January 2019

There were powerful words from Tyra and Bethan, our Auschwitz Ambassadors during the afternoon of Wednesday 23 January.   They shared their experiences with classes 2.5 & 2.7 of Auschwitz-Birkenau and how the visit affected them. Part of our S2 book talks this month for Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January.

S2 Book Talks Begin for Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January 2019

Our S2 book talks for January began on Monday 21 January and will continue until Friday 31 January. This first book talks of January are all about sharing the Once series of books by Morris Gleitzman and exploring the Torn From Home theme for #HMD2019 on 27 January. There are lots of books and information …

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Holocaust Memorial Day and S2 Book talks and Auschwitz Ambassadors January 2019

S2 classes will participate in in library book talks, during January, to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January. Holocaust Memorial Day is a time for everyone to pause to remember the millions of people who have been murdered or whose lives have been changed beyond recognition during the Holocaust, Nazi Persecution and in subsequent …

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A Happy Reader after the S2 WW1 Book Talk 8 November 2018

Isn’t it great to give a book that gets smiles like this? Cameron is looking forward to reading Armistice Runner @tompalmerauthor #happyreader #Armistice100  

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