Library News

‘Your Brain On Books’
What Science tells us about why you should get lost in a great story –
Reading is a workout – for your memory, imagination and the heart
Books can boost your mood
Books can help you relax
Books can bring people together
Increases knowledge and vocabulary by 50%
Lowers stress by 68%
Can lengthen your life by 2 years

Premier’s Reading Challenge 2019
Reading takes place between 13 May and 23 August. Completed forms need to be returned to me by 23 August so that I can submit your documentation to receive your certificate. You can either get an ‘Individual Reader Record Form’ from your class teacher or download one from here: Reading Challenge

National Simultaneous Storytime
Next week, classes during their borrowing time will get a chance to hear the selected National Simultaneous Storytime book – “Alpacas with Maracas” by Matt Cosgrove. If you are looking for a great book to give as a gift – this is a great suggestion!

Do you know the difference between an alpaca and a llama?