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Carnegie Medal celebrations at Backwell School

On Tuesday 5th June our Carnegie Medal group traveled over to Backwell School for our yearly joint Carnegie Medal celebrations.   Every year, we have activities and a quiz around the shortlisted books. This year, Mrs Gibson, the librarian at … Continue reading

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Christopher Edge visit

On Tuesday 23rd January we were delighted to welcome Christopher Edge to the Academy to talk about his books: He answered questions from a small group of year 8 students at lunchtime before speaking to all of our year 7s … Continue reading

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Suffragettes #Vote100

    Today marks the centenary of the Representation of the People Act, which gave women the vote in Britain.           Find out more about their fight to gain the vote in those amazing books! (click … Continue reading

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Brontë Book Club

  Brontë200 is a five year programme celebrating the bicentenaries of the births of four of the Brontës: Charlotte in 2016, Branwell in 2017, Emily in 2018 and Anne in 2020. This year, as part of the ongoing celebrations, teen book … Continue reading

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Amazing Books to read and gift at Christmas

All the books on this presentation are also available to borrow from the library. Happy Reading!

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Author Visit for Year 7s

We are delighted to announce that Gill Lewis will be visiting Churchill Academy on Tuesday 7th November and will speak to all year 7 students about her new book, Sky Dancer We look forward to welcoming her to Churchill Academy.

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