You could win £5,000 of National Book Tokens for your school’s library – and if your entry is picked, you’ll also get £100 of National Book Tokens to spend on yourself!

Whether you work in a school or have school-aged children yourself, you’ll know the importance of a good school library – and not just for learning. Studies show that reading for pleasure doesn’t just give children an advantage academically; it can improve their wellbeing, too.

Help us support the children at Robert Mellors by making your nomination here:

In this section, you will find clips of the class teachers reading favourite stories. We would love you to share these at home. 

Nellie's Knot by Ken Brown, read by Mrs Kilburn

The Dinosaur that Pooped a Planet by Tom Fletcher and Dougie Pointer, read by Miss Wheeldon

Wonky Donkey by Craig Smith - read by Miss May

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle - read by Miss Bailey

The Cave by Rob Hodgson - read by Mrs Harris

We have found some clips of other stories being read which you might enjoy (but you might not recognise the readers!)

The Ravenous Beast by Niamh Sharkey

One is a snail, ten is a crab by April Pulley Sayre

This is our house by Michael Rosen