Toward the end of Lent term we were delighted to award our team of Yr 8 Pupil Librarians with the silver award for the Pupil Librarian training. The award which consists of 3 categories; bronze, silver and gold offers pupils taking part the opportunity to cover a wealth of library skills ranging from...
Carnegie Medal Book Award 2017
Another year has passed since we celebrated the Carnegie Medal Book Award for 2016 – so, on Friday 17th March, we were delighted to welcome Alison Turner to QEGS to kick-start the shadowing for this year. And what an amazing launch it was too, as Alison met up with many keen students who hopefull...
We are delighted to share our recent Book Week news, which included a very extra special World Book Day
As always, there was a wealth of events and activities planned for Book Week; a week of fun, competitions, workshops, author visit, literary lunchtime menu, book token exchange, Where's Wally and so much more, making sure there was something for everyone. This year many other departments got on board...
World Book Day with visiting author, Professor David Crystal OBE : linguist • writer • editor • lecturer • broadcaster
The Fascinating World of English Language shared with both students and staff on World Book Day 2017.
World renowned linguist Professor David Crystal delivered two lectures during our celebrations on the recent World Book Day; Txtng and English Grammar, to schools within Blackburn with Darwen including schools wider afield.
Click on this link for details of the visit by Professor David Crystal who will be visiting school on 2 March