Last term, nine pupils from Year 5 and Year 6 participated in a weekly Reading Book Club run by Mrs Parkinson. During these sessions, they met to read and discuss 6 books nominated by the Harrow Schools Library Service for the Harrow Junior Book Award. On Tuesday 11th June, the nine pupils accompanied by Mrs Courtney and Mrs Parkinson, went to Krishna Avanti Primary School for the Award Ceremony. Several schools were there, and each school read some of their reviews, mainly of the book they had nominated to win the award. Our Book Club made a poster about each of the books, and the pupils gave a wonderful presentation showing all their posters to the large audience. This included the Mayor of Harrow, and last year’s winner Maz Evans, author of “Who Let the Gods Out?”. Maz Evans then gave an excellent talk about her books and being an author, before the winner of the award was announced to be “The Explorer” by Katherine Rundell. Congratulations to the Book Club pupils for their enthusiasm, hard work, and presentation skills: Carys (6C), Erin and Ruth (6S), Niamh, Magnus and Davina (5C) and Matthew, Kacper and Maria (5S). A special thanks also to Mrs Parkinson for running this successful club.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
Our cookies ensure you get the best experience on our website.
Please make your choice!
Some cookies are necessary in order to make this website function correctly. These are set by default and whilst you can block or delete them by changing your browser settings, some functionality such as being able to log in to the website will not work if you do this. The necessary cookies set on this website are as follows:
A 'sessionid' token is required for logging in to the website and we also use a 'crfstoken' token to prevent cross site request forgery.
We use Matomo cookies to improve the website performance by capturing information such as browser and device types. The data from this cookie is anonymised.
Cookies are used to help distinguish between humans and bots on contact forms on this website.
A cookie is used to store your cookie preferences for this website.Cookies that are not necessary to make the website work, but which enable additional functionality, can also be set. By default these cookies are disabled, but you can choose to enable them below: