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THE SIMMONS LIBRARY

Recent studies show that reading, in particular reading for pleasure into the teenage years, has a real effect on the life chances of young people. Reading for pleasure has been linked to higher exam attainment and is more important for exam success than parents’ socio-economic background.
 

Department for Education report (2012) on "Research evidence for reading for pleasure"

Junior Librarians for 2021/22 pictured in the Simmons Memorial Library

 

year 7 recommended reading

 year 8 recommended reading

year 9 recommended reading

KEY STAGE 4 PRIVATE READING
 

KEY STAGE 5 PRIVATE READING
 

BOOK BUZZ 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STAFF BOOK BUZZ