17th March 2022
On Wednesday 2nd March 2022, Mrs Knowles and Mrs Date took some KS2 children on the bus to Waterstones book store. They browsed the books and chose books for themselves and their friends back at school.
A bookshop visit in itself is exciting enough BUT Waterstones invited an author and the local press to cover the event! They wanted to explore the theme of how we grow when we read. The children had the opportunity to speak to author Joanna Nadin and she read some of her story aloud to them.
The press were very keen to take lots of pictures and do interviews and this was shown on the local ITV news that day.
Everyone involved were very impressed with the children's behaviour and how passionate they were about reading. Well done to all those children who visited.
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