Book Clubs in Schools started off in primary schools with parent volunteers leading the clubs. As our own children moved to secondary school, we realised the need to promote reading for pleasure in KS3 and KS4 was enormous, so we created a programme that could...
Interactive, inclusive and lively book clubs
We offer all the resources for young people to discover the wider world through reading for pleasure and discussion. Our book clubs help pupils develop character, communication, social and leadership skills. These skills will help young people to do well in school and match the needs of employers. Moreover, the book clubs demonstrate how reading for pleasure provides an escape from everyday concerns.
We work in secondary and primary schools. Older secondary school pupils lead the book clubs for Y7 pupils or Y4, 5, 6 in primary school.