Library Recommends (22 June 20)

100 GREAT BLACK BRITONS COMPETITION

A CELEBRATION OF BLACK LIVES IN BRITISH HISTORY competition with great prizes. Open to all age groups, it is a fantastic way for children and young people to learn more about the legacy and achievements of Black people in Britain and how they helped shape our country. Closing date is on Wednesday 30 September 2020. Entry form and a wealth of resources are available here: https://www.100greatblackbritons.co.uk/


TATE KIDS – FUN WITH ART

GO ON AN ART ADVENTURE – games, quizzes and creative activities with the Tate galleries. Click here: Tate Kids


AUTHOR MASTERCLASSES

FREE INTERACTIVE VIDEO MASTERCLASSES from bestselling, award-winning children’s authors like Michael Morpurgo, Katherine Rundell and Emma Carroll. Fun downloadable activities, games, arts and crafts sheets. You will need to create an account, but it is quick and easy (ask your parent/guardian first). For more information, click here: Authorfy.


FREE E-AUDIOBOOKS FROM THE BBC

BBC SOUNDS – lots of classics for adults and children alike. Click on the latest episode to find the whole series. You will need to sign in, so if you are under 16 please check with your parent or guardian. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/category/audiobooks?sort=latest


VIRTUAL TOURS OF WORLD GREAT SITES

FREE VIRTUAL TOURS of world museums, educational sites and galleries for children. Visit the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the Great Pyramids of Egypt, and LOTS more – just click Family Days Out list of virtual tours.

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