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06 Dec 2019
2nd week back to the Library. This week we enjoyed fabulous lessons celebrating the world's number one storyteller Roald Dahl with a selection of extracts from The Roald Dahl Treasury. From Matilda to Fantastic Mr Fox, The BFG to James and the Giant Peach, the children never tire of these stories.
500 Words Black Lives Matter
A special edition of the 500 Words competition for children, focusing on themes related to the Black Lives Matter movement, was announced on The Chris Evans Breakfast Show on Virgin Radio UK this week.
Former children’s laureate Malorie Blackman is on the judging panel for the competition. She has written more than 60 books for children and teenagers and is best-known for her critically-acclaimed young adult book series ‘Noughts & Crosses’, which addresses racial injustice.
Also on the judging panel are authors Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Charlie Higson and Francesca Simon.
The competition opens at the start of The Chris Evans Breakfast Show on Virgin Radio UK on Monday 29 June at 6.30am. Entries will be accepted until 11.59pm on Friday 3 July. Visit 500 Words to find out more