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Gadgeteers Book Collection

Gadgeteers Book Collection

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Check out the Gadgeteers Book Collection! You'll be sure to find plenty of inspiration for this year's Summer Reading Challenge with these fun science and innovation themed recommendations. Get ready to be boggled by brilliant facts, gaze at the s… read more

11 May 2022

Introducing... Gadgeteers!

Introducing... Gadgeteers!

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We're so excited to reveal the theme for the Summer Reading Challenge 2022!
Get ready for Gadgeteers, arriving online and in your local library this summer.
Science is all around you! What do you love doing? Are you a brilliant baker? Or a mega … read more

24 March 2022

Test your knowledge with a NEW quiz

Test your knowledge with a NEW quiz

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Spring still feels a little while away, doesn’t it?

How about a fun winter quiz to keep your spirits warm?

Do you know your dolphins from your penguins? North Pole from South Pole?

Let’s go!

9 February 2022

Reading Record in Welsh!

Reading Record in Welsh!

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Do you speak Welsh? You can now download your own handy Winter Mini Challenge Reading Record in Welsh, to print out and keep track of your favourite books. CLICK HERE to get yours!

Remember to log your books online and read three or more before… read more

28 January 2022

Don't miss out - join the Winter Mini Challenge!

Don't miss out - join the Winter Mini Challenge!

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Hi Wild World Heroes,

BRRR it’s getting chilly! Are you having fun reading this winter?

We’re happy to see so many of you joining the Winter Mini Challenge. It’s the perfect time to keep reading. For anyone who hasn’t joined in yet – it'… read more

17 January 2022

Try the Winter Mini Challenge activities!

Try the Winter Mini Challenge activities!

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Continue the adventure with your Wild World Heroes activity sheet!

Are you taking part in this year's Winter Mini Challenge? We’ve created a brand new activity sheet featuring a wordsearch, anagram games and more! Can you complete all the a… read more

21 December 2021