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November 2018

Math is Everywhere

November 3rd, 2018|

This week’s recommendations- Math is Everywhere:

Senior: Fermatt’s Last Theorem; Relativity; I am Number Four; A Mathematician’s Apology; The Music of the Primes; The Number Mysteries

Middle: Murderous Maths; The Maths Handbook; I’m Good at ICT: What Job Can I Get?; Riotous Robots; The Story of Inventions; School Hasn’t This Gone on Long Enough?

Junior: Mathmagicians; Codes and Codebreaking; Fly a Jumbo Jet; Think of a Number; The Science of Computers; This Strange Quantum World and You

October 2018

“Witch” Book?

October 26th, 2018|

This week’s recommendations- “Witch” Book?:

Senior: Witchfinder: The Last Nightfall; Haunted; Fablehaven; Prom Nights From Hell; I Love You to Death; Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Middle: The Robe of Skulls; Evil House; Coraline; Jinx and the Wizard’s Apprentice; The Complete Horowitz Horror; Darkside

Junior: The Worst Witch; The Witches; Goth Girl and the Fête Worse Than Death; Winnie’s Big Catch; Witch: A Different Path; Scream Street: Blood of the Witch

Recommended Graphic Novels

October 12th, 2018|

This week’s recommendations- Graphic Novels:

Senior: Runaways; Persepolis; Ethel & Ernest; Username: Evie; Maus; The Amazing Book is Not on Fire

Middle: The Arrival; Bone; Artemis Fowl; Brave; The Baby-sitters Club; Percy Jackson and the Titan’s Curse

Junior: Countdown to destruction; Dog Man Unleashed; Knights of the Lunch Table; Cleopatra in Space; Bird & Squirrel; Fort Solitude

Scholastic Book Fair

October 6th, 2018|

St. George’s Autumn 2018 Scholastic Book Fair is up and running! Go to http://eu-schools.scholastic.co.uk/st-georges-1815. Browse, order, and pay for books online by 30 October 2018. Orders will be delivered to school. (Prices are in British Pounds Sterling £.)

For every £1 you spend on this month’s Book Club, our school will earn 20p in Scholastic Rewards.

Teacher Picks

October 5th, 2018|

This week’s recommendations- teacher picks:

Senior: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn; The Waves; I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings; Brisingr; Jane Eyre; How Many Socks Make a Pair?

Middle: The Hundred-Year-Old Man; The Book Thief; The Secret Garden; Ann of Green Gables; Wonder; The Way of the Sword

Junior: First Term Malory Towers; The Wind in the Willows; Charlotte’s Web; The Story of Tracy Beaker; The Secret Garden; Stuart Little

Kindles for E-reading!

October 1st, 2018|

St. George’s school library has acquired 20 Kindle Fire tablets for use with the Epic children’s digital library app! The app is suitable for students up to age 12, and includes thousands of fiction and nonfiction e-books, audio e-books, read-to-me e-books, and educational videos. French, Chinese, and Spanish language materials are also available.

Current events

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Smithsonian Tween Tribune: Check out articles on animals, fashion, entertainment, school, science, technology, and national and world news. Written by kids and professional journalists. 4 age groups: Years 1 to 13.

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1 Jour 1 Actu: Site quotidien d’infos pour les enfants à partir de 8 ans.

Featured online resource

Here is one of the many resources accessible from the St. George’s library website.

national geographic science

National Geographic Science: Articles, photos, and videos on scientific topics.

Book wish list

Add a book to our wish list at the Circulation Desk or submit the form below! (View our wish lists here.)

Recommended reading

Download this list of books recommended by your teachers, librarian, and friends!