Slave Girl

By Gary Evans on Thursday, May 24, 2018 in English. No Comments


Slave Girl is about a young girl named Hekja. It goes through a series of different emotions: happiness, bravery, loyalty, friendship and more. Hekja goes into a world she thought would never reach her, exploring the foreign islands and living clueless among the talk of the Vikings. Hoping for the chance of freedom whenever it […]

The Elephant In The Garden

By Bournville School on Thursday, March 29, 2018 in English, Library. 1 Comment


 By Michael Morpurgo  The story is based on Elizabeth’s time in WW II. It starts off with elderly Elizabeth telling the story to Karl and his mum. Going on to explain her treacherous journey through the muddy paths whilst travelling from Dresden to America -with Marlene the elephant. They face many dangers on the way […]

Recommended Reads!

By Gary Evans on Thursday, December 21, 2017 in English. No Comments


Take a look at our recommended reads. We would love to hear your reviews… KS1 KS2 Year 3 and 4 KS2 Year 5 and 6    

The Big Read Trail

By Gary Evans on Friday, July 15, 2016 in Uncategorized. No Comments


Trail & Activities Map During The Big Read (16 July – 13 September) pick up a free trail and activities map from venues or download an A4 version to print at home. Please check the opening hours of venues before making a special journey to see the BookBenches. Please note this trail and activities map is a […]

A note from Jess Mikhail

By Gary Evans on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 in Art and Design, English, Learning Adventure. 3 Comments


A Note From Jess Dear Bournville Junior, Thank you for inviting me to your school to work with you on your bench. I have enjoyed meeting all of you – teachers and pupils. You made me feel very welcome and the thing I like most about your school is that there is always lots of […]