Pupils in S1 computing classes were asked to use the skills they had learned in their graphics unit to create new book covers for books that they had read or knew were in our school library. You can see some of their book covers below.
Prestwick Academy celebrated Book Week Scotland with a variety of activities throughout the week. A more detailed summary and photographs of what departments were up to will follow shortly. The whole school also took part in Drop Everything Read on Friday afternoon. At 2.20pm an extra bell rang and all staff and pupils stopped what they were doing and read for the rest of the period. Thanks to everyone who took part and made Book Week Scotland a success!
The Scholastic Book Fair arrives today! The fair will be here until the 3rd December and is located outside the library. Pupils can purchase books at interval, lunchtime and after school everyday the fair is here. Parents can come along on Wednesday 2nd Decemebr 4-7pm. For more information on the books available or to purchase Book Fair Gift Vouchers you can visit the Scholastic website. Don't forget that every book you buy can help get FREE BOOKS for our school library.
To promote reading for pleasure Prestwick Academy will be taking part in Drop Everything and Read today. On hearing the extra bell all staff and pupils should stop what they are doing and start reading. Photos to follow. Happy reading!