http://tring.herts.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Screen-Shot-2016-06-09-at-10.45.22.png 862 617 Helen Roberts http://tring.herts.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/newlogo3.png Helen Roberts2016-06-09 10:46:332016-06-13 10:02:48Tring School to host Dacorum School's Carnegie Medal Event - 27 June 2016
Students at Tring School are avidly reading the eight shortlisted books in this year’s CILIP Carnegie Medal children’s book award along with other shadowing student groups at participating schools throughout Dacorum. Widely acknowledged as the most prestigious award for writers of children’s fiction, with the shortlist having been announced in March.
The students have until 20 June, when the winner is revealed, to read as many books as they can, write reviews and give each title a star rating, in their weekly meetings.
The winner of the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2016 will be announced on 20 June and Tring School will be hosting the Dacorum School’s Carnegie Medal Event on 27 June 2016 with around 64 students from eight Dacorum schools coming together for an exciting and stimulating day of workshops and discussion with author of 7 Days and Crush, Eve Ainsworth, The day will culminate in the announcement of the Dacorum Schools Carnegie winner.
The participating schools are:Tring, Hemel Hempstead, Adeyfield, Cavendish, Ashlyns, JFK and Holtsmere End Junior School.