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Diversity and Inclusion in Children’s Books

Laura Henry-Allain and Katie Smith, Headteacher at Brookfield Primary School, invite you to join a twilight session about Diversity and Inclusion in Children’s Books at the school on Tuesday 18 June. Information about the event and how to book a place. This is a great opportunity to meet Laura at this face to face event.

Book Talk cards

Peters downloadable book talk cards, these are perfect for Drop Everything and Read (DEAR), as a once-a-week alternative to daily reading sessions, or as a focus text for whole class reading time.  These are based on exciting new reads from a range of publishers. These printable PDFs feature discussion points and further reading suggestions. They cover a […]

Some good reads…

We have started off the year reading some good books and resources to help with our Mental Health and Wellbeing. Amazon currently have some good deals on various categories. Below is the link for Dr Alex George, “A Better Day” https://www.amazon.co.uk/Better-Day-Positive-Mental-Handbook/dp/1526364441/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1674116902&sr=8-1

‘Booksfortopics’.com – Mental Health

The ‘BooksForTopics’ website was launched in 2015 as a means of helping primary school staff to find high-quality books that are appropriate to use in a primary school setting. It is the creation of Alison Leach, an experienced primary teacher and English lead who knows that it is not always easy to source the right books to use in the classroom amid […]