Have you seen the new book of Guinness World Records 2020? There are two copies in the school library, full of the most astonishing and inspiring achievements. Pupils in Years 5 and 6 were recently set a challenge, to find the answers to five questions hidden within the pages of this amazing annual.
A total of 27 pupils completed the quiz and have successfully earned extra points for their classes on the Book Borrowers’ Leader Board.
During the spring term, pupils in Year 1 will be taking part in the Hampshire Picture Book Award 2020. Over 120 schools in the county will be participating this year, to choose their favourite story from a shortlist of 4 new picture books. The main aims of the award are to promote the enjoyment of reading and to develop children’s visual literacy skills and creativity.
These are the new books that Year 1 will be looking at: