2 White Victorian classroom

To link to our History work for this half term the children in 2 White experienced what it would have been like to go to school in the Victorian times. Mrs Elkin acted as a Victorian teacher and thought 2 White a Victorian lessons.Some of the children in 2 White did not enjoy the experience […]

Harry Potter Library Quiz

Calling all the BH Potter heads in Year 5 and 6. Your school library is holding the Harry Potter quiz and one of you could win your very own Harry Potter popup book. All you have to do is write your answers on a piece of paper with your name and class on the top, […]

Library- Know the author – Andy Shepherd

Andy Shepherd’s ‘The Boy Who Grew Dragons’ is the perfect series for ages 7-9 and now you can discover where she got her inspiration from, how she plans her stories, and more. About The Author: Andy Shepherd is a children’s writer working on stories for 5-12 year olds. Growing up on the Essex coast, she spent […]

Library- Japanese Breakfast

Extract from- My Awesome Japan Adventure: A Diary about the Best 4 Months Ever! by Rebecca Otowa Lets Discuss •  What do you eat for breakfast? •  Have you ever tried any of the foods described in the book? •  Would you enjoy taking a trip to Japan?

News from the Broad Heath library

New Library arch to welcome all the little learners and explorers in the library Key Stage 1 Year 1 had their first visit to the library Year 1 had a story time in the library Children were mesmerized to see so many amazing books in their school library Key Stage 2 Year 6 Intervention groups […]

Book of the week

Book of the week The Bed and the Breakfast star by Jacqueline Wilson The Bed and Breakfast star is a great book about a small girl named Elsa who lives with her mum, stepfather and her two step siblings. She lives a normal life until one day they get homeless and are forced to live […]

Enemy Pie- Remote library

It was the perfect summer. That is, until Jeremy Ross moved into the house down the street and became Enemy Number One. Luckily, Dad has a surefire way to get rid of enemies – Enemy Pie. Written by: Derek Munson Illustrated by: Tara Calahan King Published by: Chronicle Books Read by: Camryn Manheim Run time: 10 minutes How did the […]

The Hula-Hoopin’ Queen- Remote Library

Kameeka is confident that today she will finally beat her rival, Jamara, and become the Hula-Hoopin’ Queen of 139th Street. But then Mama reminds her that today is their neighbor Miz Adeline’s birthday, and Kameeka has a ton of chores to do to get ready for the party they are hosting. Kameeka’s disappointed to be […]

Please Please the Bees- Remote Library

Life is sweet for Benedict. Every morning he wakes up to find jars of fresh honey on his back porch. He makes honey toast for breakfast, bakes honey cake in the afternoon, and drinks honey tea before bed. But one day, the jars on Benedict’s porch are empty. The bees in his backyard have gone on strike! […]

The Coal Thief- Remote Library

Brrr! Georgie wakes up to a freezing morning in 1920’s Pennsylvania and gets the bad news that there is no coal to heat the farmhouse—and he knows there is no money to buy more, either. Just after he finds this out, along comes his friend Harley, who drags him off on an adventure to find some mysterious […]

Here comes the garbage Barge- Remote Library

Before everyone recycled…there was a town that had 3,168 tons of garbage and nowhere to put it. What did they do?  Enter the Garbage Barge! This mostly true and completely stinky story is sure to make you say “Pee-yew!” Written by: Jonah Winter Illustrated by: Red Nose Studio Published by: Schwartz & Wade Books Read by: Justin Theroux Run time: 11 […]

The House That Jane Built- Remote Library

This is the story of Jane Addams, the first American woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, who transformed a poor neighbourhood in Chicago by opening up her house as a community centre. Written by: Tanya Lee Stone Illustrated by: Kathryn Brown Published by: Henry Holt and Company Read by: Kiernan Shipka Run time: 9 minutes Why would a wealthy young […]

Coventry Library ebooks

Do you know you can still borrow a library book from the Coventry library website? The service is called Borrowbox. All you need is your library card and pin. To sign in first click the following link. https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/login.html?b2bSite=3323&targetSite=mainPage.html&fromPage=1 Then the page will appear like the one below, enter your Library card number and pin number. […]

The Tooth- Remote Library

Marissa loves candy – maybe too much. When she wakes up with a toothache, her mother takes her to the dentist, and on the way, Marissa notices a man sitting on a grate on the sidewalk to keep warm. So begins a day that Marissa will never forget. Written by: Avi Slodovnick Illustrated by: Manon Gauthier Published […]

Clark the Shark- Remote library

Clark is a shark with zing, bang, and boom. Clark zooms into school, crashes through the classroom, and is rowdy at recess. Clark loves life – but when his enthusiasm is too much for his friends, Clark’s teacher, Mrs. Inkydink, helps him figure out a way to tone it down. Clark the Shark celebrates boisterous […]

Library Lion – Remote library

Miss Merriweather, the head librarian, is very particular about rules in the library. No running allowed. And you must be quiet. But when a lion comes to the library one day, no one is sure what to do. There aren’t any rules about lions in the library. And, as it turns out, this lion seems […]

Arnie the Doughnut- Remote Library

At first glance, Arnie looks like an average doughnut – round, cakey, iced and sprinkled, with a hole in the middle. He was made by one of the best bakeries in town, and admittedly his sprinkles are candy-colored. Still, a doughnut is just a doughnut, right? WRONG! Not if Arnie has anything to say about it. And, […]

A bad case of stripes – Remote Library

Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids at her school don’t like them. And Camilla Cream is very, very worried about what other people think of her. In fact she is so worried that she’s about to break out in… A Bad Case of Stripes Written by: David […]

How I Learned Geography- Remote Library

Having fled from war in their troubled homeland, a boy and his family are living in poverty in a strange country. Food is scarce, so when the boy’s father brings home a map instead of bread for supper, at first the boy is furious. But when the map is hung on the wall, it floods their […]

As Fast As Words Could Fly- Remote Library

Young Mason Steele takes pride in turning his father’s excited ramblings about the latest civil rights incidents into handwritten business letters. One day Pa comes home with a gift from his civil rights group: a typewriter. Thrilled with the present, Mason spends all his spare time teaching himself to type. Soon he knows where every […]

The Rainbow Fish- Remote Library

The Rainbow Fish is an award-winning book about a beautiful fish who finds friendship and happiness when he learns to share. The book is best known for its morals about the value of being an individual and for the distinctive shiny foil scales of the Rainbow Fish. Written by: Marcus Pfister Illustrated by: Marcus Pfister Published by: North-South […]