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Math is Everywhere
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
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
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
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Scratch: Videos and guides for programming language developed by MIT for ages 8-16 (but used by all ages). Program, create, and share interactive stories, games and animation.
Book wish list
Add a book to our wish list at the Circulation Desk or submit the form below! (View our wish lists here.)
Download this list of books recommended by your teachers, librarian, and friends!