Monday, June 20, 2011

Summer Term Newsletter is out

You can read all about what's been going on in the library this year in the summer term newsletter.  Click here to view a copy.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Spellbinding 2011 Awards

Mrs Turnbull and 2 Year 7 students travelled to Penrith for the Spellbinding Award Day.  The three shortlisted books were  The Enemy by Charlie Higson, Candor by Pam Bachorz and Unhooking the moon by Greg Hughes. 
Students from schools all over cumbria voted for the overall winner - which was Unhooking the Moon.





Monday, June 13, 2011

Mike Garry was here all day today

Thank you to Mike Garry for running 4 brilliant workshops in the Chapman Library for Y7,8 and 9 groups. Everyone had fun and really enjoyed all the poetry.  Mike's enthusiasm for poetry and reading was infectious.









Thursday, June 9, 2011

Mike Garry - the Mancunian Poet is here on Monday!

Mike Garry is visiting the library on Monday 13th.  He'll be working with groups of students in the Chapman library all day.

Find out more by following him on twitter - http://twitter.com/#!/mikegarry
Look at his website http://ccgi.formidable.plus.com/cheersta/mikegarry.html

Monday, June 6, 2011

Begin the Odyssey..

This half term Y7 start learning about Odysseus and his Odyssey.  Look out for the updated display and follow the journey taken by Odysseus on the map in the library.