Project information

The Mulberry Bush School Children's Library

To provide a quiet, light and breezy area for the children to calmly read books,have books read to them and to store books.

About a month

Charity information: The Mulberry Bush

The Mulberry Bush logo
  • Need

    Need

    The lack of space for the children to read and be read to and lack of space to store new books apart from in the classrooms.

    Solution

    It will provide space for the children to read and be read to and a space to store new books apart from in the classrooms. It will encourage the children to take pleasure in reading and looking at books.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To encourage reading skills.


    Activities

    » Provide a calm quiet light room to read in.

    What success will look like

    By the teachers tracking the reading progress of each child.


    Aim 2

    To provide a space for the children to be read to.


    Activities

    » Provide a calm quiet light room for the children to enjoy being read to.

    What success will look like

    From the teachers' and carers' reports of the day.


    Aim 3

    To provide book shelves etc for existing and new books to be stored.


    Activities

    » By building the book shelves and buying new books.

    What success will look like

    By photographing the beautiful new room.


  • Impact

    Impact

    Having a room which is a dedicated library will improve the learning environment for the children.
    We anticipate having another quiet room in which our very challenging children can become calmer will improve their outcomes.

    Risk

    There are no risks.

    Reporting

    By email with photographs of the library in action.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £20,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £770 Shelving Calypso shelving for books
      £6,052 furniture table, stools decor etc
      £2,683 fllooring supply carpet, uplift old, floor screeding etc
      £495 delivery etc delivery and installation
      £10,000 preparation disposal of old fixtures and fittings, making good, decoration etc.
  • Background

    Location

    The Mulberry Bush School Children's Library will be at The Mulberry Bush School in Standlake near Witney

    Beneficiaries

    The children and staff at The Mulberry Bush School.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    Because we provide care, treatment and education to the children at The Mulberry Bush School where the Library will be.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Fiona Dall

    Headteacher