Library Blog

  • Library Blog: 12/12/2017

    We are busy with  Christmas activities in the Library now, and as it is a Tuesday today, we have had a craft activity at lunchtime – making Christmas cards with fingerprints. Next week we’ll be making Christmas decorations out of pine cones! Don’t forget the competition to comment on this blog before Christmas. We will […]

  • Library Blog: 06/12/2017

      YJB Library is feeling festive with decorations up and a  brand new Christmas activity every day.  At break every day we will be opening one of the Christmas tree baubles. Some will have questions, others a fact to find, and every Tuesday lunch time there will be a craft activity. Don’t forget our Competition […]

  • Library Blog: 28/11/2017

    Everyone in years 9-11, we now  have a special section in the Library for you! All the teen reads that are too mature for the years 7 and 8 are now shelved with the Adult Fiction and they have the YA sticker on them so you can spot them easily.  Of course you can still […]

  • Library Blog: 21/11/2017

    Attention! We have a new Library competition! All you need to do, is comment on the Library Blog which is posted each week on the school website. We will choose a comment at random before Christmas so get blogging and you might win a prize! With the colder weather, the Library has been getting full […]

  • Library Blog: 07/11/2017

    If you have been to our library in the last 2 days then you know that we have have had a slight change in our layout so make sure you come down to see what we have done. Also, this week we will be starting our fundraising for BBC Children in Need. You may know […]

  • Library Blog: 24/10/2017

    It is the Open Evening this week, so many thanks to everyone who is helping out to make our Peter Pan theme come to life. If you are coming along, then make sure you come to the Library to see us all and join in! Hope to see you soon me hearties! Written by Daniel […]

  • Library Blog: 17/10/2017

    Hurry! You only have until Friday to enter the Library Competition, so write your freedom poem now and hand it into the Library. The Librarian is enjoying reading all the entries, so get writing if you want to win a prize! Don’t forget you can do your homework and read thousands of books in the […]

  • Library Blog: 11/10/2017

    We have some more new books and these are sure to be flying off the shelves, so rush to the LIbrary and look for these on the New Books Stand! Meg Cabot fans, look out for ‘Notebooks on a Middle-School Princess.’ The nation of Genovia gains a new resident – the self-effacing Olivia, aspiring wild-life […]

  • Library Blog: 3/10/2017

    Today we will be interviewing a Student Library Assistant:Q: What do you like about the library?A: It’s not very common for people to enter the library so it’s very calm and chilled.Q: What made you want to be a librarian?A: I just wanted to make a change to the school and just help out.Q: What […]

  • Library Blog: 26/9/2017

    This week we have added some new books to the Library… This includes a new series from Jonathan Stroud called Lockwood and Co. It’s a chilling series of supernatural detective stories, with suspense, humour and terrifying ghosts! Volumes 1-3 are on the New Books Stand.

  • Library Blog: 19/9/2017

    One of the Student Library Assistants has just interviewed a library user: Q: Why do you like the library? A: It’s like a place to sit and a good place to relax and read books. Q: How often do you use the library? A: When I feel like relaxing. Q: Name one thing you would […]