Our school library is now open to parents and children to borrow books from after school on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays from 3.05 until 3.30.

The library is in the year 5/6 building and the door to access the library is on the side – it leads directly into the library.

Reading with your child

Sharing a book with a child is fun! It’s a time for closeness, laughing and talking together – and it can also give children a flying start in life and help them become lifelong readers.

If you’re not feeling confident about reading aloud or sharing books, don’t worry – there’s no right or wrong way to enjoy a story together. But if you’d like some tips, here are a few pointers to help you out.

Here are some more tips to help you enjoy storytime together:

Share a Story Corner (

Encouraging a love of reading

As children get older, with lots of other activities competing for their time, how can you encourage them to make time for reading?

Here are some of our ideas:

Taken from the BookTrust website.