Learning Resource Centre

The Learning Resource Centre is situated at the heart of the College.

The Centre provides information, resources, printing and IT facilities to support teaching and learning.
Resources include books, DVDs, magazines and computers. The LRC Manager, Miss Karim, is available to help with enquiries.

 

opening times

Breakfast Club: 8.10am - 8.25am

Open during morning break and lunchtime
Afterschool Club: 2.45pm - 3.45pm Monday to Friday

 

 

What is Judgemeadow Reading?

Year 7 book

Year 7 book

A bit about the book:

Elliot's mum is ill and his home is under threat, but a shooting star crashes to earth and changes his life forever. The star is Virgo - a young Zodiac goddess on a mission. But the pair accidentally release Thanatos, a wicked death daemon imprisoned beneath Stonehenge, and must then turn to the old Olympian gods for help. After centuries of cushy retirement on earth, are Zeus and his crew up to the task of saving the world - and solving Elliot's problems too?

Year 8 book

Year 8 book

A bit about the book:

Set in a horrifying near-future United States, seventeen-year-old Layla Amin and her parents are forced into an internment camp for Muslim American citizens.

With the help of newly made friends also trapped within the internment camp, her boyfriend on the outside, and an unexpected alliance, Layla begins a journey to fight for freedom, leading a revolution against the internment camp's Director and his guards.

Year 9 book

Year 9 book

A bit about the book:

One night, Starr and her childhood friend Khalil get pulled over by police. They end up shooting and killing Khalil after apparently mistaking the boy's hairbrush for a gun.

Starr is the only witness and has to decide whether to use her voice to try and fight for justice. What follows is a brilliant and fantastically told exploration of race in America - and of growing up, too.

Year 10 book

Year 10 book

A bit about the book:

Newly arrived from Ghana with his mother and older sister, Harrison Opoku lives on the ninth floor of a block of flats on a London housing estate. When a boy is knifed to death on the high street and the police appeal for witnesses draws only silence, Harri decides to start a murder investigation of his own. In doing so, he unwittingly breaks the fragile web his mother has spun around her family to keep them safe, and Harri will come face to face with the very real dangers surrounding him.

Year 11 book

Year 11 book

A bit about the book:

Twelve-year-old Amir is desperate to win the local kite-fighting tournament and his loyal friend Hassan promises to help him. But neither of the boys can foresee what will happen to Hassan that afternoon, an event that is to shatter their lives. After the Russians invade and the family is forced to flee to America, Amir realises that one day he must return to Afghanistan under Taliban rule to find the one thing that his new world cannot grant him: redemption.

 

Readathon

Readathon gets pupils reading with the added benefit of raising money for children in hospital. It gives children a universal opportunity for them to develop an awareness of, and to take direct action to improve the lide of a fellow child.

motivation inclusion rewards results
All pupils are motivated to read because the sponsor money raised helps buy books and storyteller visits for your local childrens hospital From comics to classics and audio books to blogs - choice is crucial to make reading more fun for all types of pupils from keen to reluctant readers You'll receive a free books voucher worth 20% of the amount your pupils raise to spend at Scholastic Book Clubs - boosting your school library Independent research shows that school sattain higher results when they run Readathon - especially when they run it year after year.

Reading Rampage 

EAL 

Bookflix