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Leigh Hodgkinson is an award-winning animator and worked as art director on the BAFTA-award winning animated series, ‘Charlie and Lola’, as well as an author of several children’s books.
Are you a fan of Tom Gates? – test your knowledge…
Join Sandra and Angela in our monthly online quiz
Ages 7 plus
Fun with Phonics Creative Writing Workshop with Explore Learning (Readers and Writers Festival children -2022)
This ‘s workshop is “Fun with phonics. In this workshop, your child will practise and widen their letters, read one and two syllable words and even have a go at spelling trickier words, all with the support of our expert team of tutors.
A Gangster Stole My Trunks and Workshop with Tom Vaughan (Readers and Writers Festival children - 2022)
Another amazing author event to kickstart this year’s summer reading challenge, pupils will hear author Tom Vaughan author of funny middle grade stories for children, read from his new book A Gangster Stole My Trunks, followed by a design workshop
A. M. Dassu is an award winner of the internationally critically acclaimed novel BOY, EVERYWHERE which has been listed for multiple awards. Her new book Fight Back is a nuanced and accessible look at growing up Muslim in today’s Britain.
Led by Neurodiversity Learning we launch Gadgeteer Summer Reading Challenge introduces an all-inclusive series of creative art and science-based activities for children and young people.
Make a Pinwheel that spins ꟷ Tuesday 26 July
*Art -Science Workshop with Linnean Society ꟷ Tuesday 2 August
S is for Science - put on your goggles and let’s experiment – Tuesday 26 July
T is Technology – what can you build in the library today – Tuesday 2 August
Martha Maps it Out ꟷ Wednesday 27 July – Books available to purchase
Elevation ꟷ Wednesday 3 August
Make it Move Part 1 – Soaring Flying Objects – Great flying and gliding crafts for children – Wednesday 27 July
3D Printing Workshop Part 1 Model Making – Learn how to make 3D models –Thursday 28 July
S is for Science - put on your goggles and let’s experiment ꟷ Wednesday 27 July
T is Technology – what can you build in the library today ꟷ Wednesday 3 August
Astronaut Academy - Wednesday 27 July
Roaring Rockets and Super Spaceships - Wednesday 3 August
Spy School - Wednesday 10 August
Build a Robot ꟷ Wednesday 17 August
Science of Slime ꟷ Wednesday 24 August
To tie in with the science reading challenge theme of science and innovation our online quiz will test your knowledge on inventions , gadgets and science
Test your wits with Sandra and Angela !
8 to 12 years
The Art of Science and “How Science Relate to Art” by Veda – Thursday 28 July & Saturday 30 July
Slimy Spectrum/Squishy Rainbow – Thursday 4 August & Saturday 6 August
S is for Science - put on your goggles and let’s experiment ꟷ Thursday 28 July
T is Technology – what can you build in the library today? ꟷ Thursday 4 August
S is for Science - put on your goggles and let’s experiment – Friday 29 July
T is Technology – what can you build in the library today – Friday 5 August
Science of Slime ꟷ Wednesday 10 August
Lego cinema – Wednesday 17 August
Fun Science Workshop – Monday 22 August