World Book Day
From LRB Manager, Mr Richardson: “We’re looking forward to the 25th annual World Book Day on Thursday 3rd March. There will be a free £1 book token for every student, redeemable in book shops and supermarkets, and we’ll also have a selection of the exclusive World Book Day titles available to choose in school.
The initiative guarantees a free book for every student.
“Reading for pleasure is the single biggest indicator for success in life, more than family circumstances, educational background, or income.”Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
“Reading for pleasure is at its lowest level since 2005.”National Literacy Trust Reading Practices in Lockdown 2020
Poet Karl Nova will be delivering a talk to some of our Year 7s, and we’re planning a quiz and other competitions with some bumper prizes up for grabs.”
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18th February 2022 – Vol 38 | No 22