Tag Archive | Chryston High School

Elizabeth Wein – Q&A

When Elizabeth came to launch the longlist, on Thursday 7th November at Chryston Cultural Centre, the pupils had lots of questions to ask. Unfortunately we ran out of time, however Elizabeth has very kindly emailed the answers to some of the unanswered questions.  Do you prefer books or films? That’s like asking do I prefer […]

Catalyst Encounters: Keith Gray @ Chryston High School

Today Chryston High School hosted a visit from author Keith Gray. Pupils from Ms Liddell’s S2 English class and some former members of the Catalyst Book Group all came along to the brand new library to listen to Keith as he talked about what inspires him to write and why he decided to be an […]

Catalyst Encounters 2012

We’ve got a fantastic set of author tours on the horizon, with pupils across North Lanarkshire having a chance to meet some wonderful Scottish authors: Des Dillon, Linda Strachan, Theresa Breslin and Keith Gray. 2nd October Caldervale High School, Airdrie Coatbridge High School 12th October Calderhead High School, Shotts Coltness High School, Cambusnethan 25th October […]

Voting at Chryston High School

Report by Mrs Connor Pupils at Chryston High School have been voting for the past two weeks for the book they want to win the Catalyst Awards 2011. With such an exciting shortlist, pupils have had a tough time deciding on what book to vote for. To help, the Catalyst Book Group designed a display, […]