The year 10s are developing resilience and perseverance.
They have coped well with the responsibility of being prepared for book club and setting a good example to the younger students.
Amy Smith, Librarian
The habits of informed criticism and respectful debate are practised during book club, these are cross curricular life skills. I have observed the accelerated progress in the work of the pupils who participated in English.
Dom Jones, English teacher
The format gets children to reflect on a text, to consider the views of other group members and to develop more objective and analytical thinking in a fun and engaging way.
Tell us about the Chicken and Frog Bookshop. We are based in Brentwood, Essex, just off of a busy high street. Our main aim is to encourage a true love of reading for reading’s sake. We are a specialist children’s bookshop, with a tuition centre on-site and we find that the two halves of …