Book Club members meet every Thursday lunch time in Mr. Kynaston’s room. While having lunch, children chat to their friends and enjoy hot chocolate and biscuits. When lunch is out of the way, children settle down to read some of their chosen book. They volunteer to read aloud or simply enjoy the story by following and listening. The story is discussed and children make their own reading recommendations.
Summer Term 2021 Books
Our Year Six Book Club children had their first meetings before the Easter holiday. Children from Mr. Pyne’s class have decided to read ‘The Haunting of Aveline Jones’ by Phil Hickes.
Aveline loves reading ghost stories – so a dreary half-term holiday becomes much more exciting when she discovers a spooky old book. And not only are the stories spine-tingling, but it once belonged to one Primrose Penberthy – who, it seems, vanished rather mysteriously – never to be seen again….
Book Club members from Mr. Bulmer’s class have chosen ‘The Valley of Lost Secrets’ by Lesley Parr. September 1939: When Jimmy is evacuated to a small village in Wales, it couldn’t be more different from London. Green, quiet and full of strangers, he instantly feels out of place. But then he finds a skull hidden in a tree, and suddenly the valley is much more frightening than the war itself. Who can Jimmy trust ? His brother is too little and his best friend has changed…..