***Please note orders for BookBenches are now closed***
There are two BookBench sizes:
- H 920mm x L 1450mm x W 700mm* (seat height 460mm)
- Suitable for 3 years old – adults
- Weight: 36kg
* Width – a plumb line from the top of the backrest to the base, including the fixing tab at the front, is 880mm.
Cost: £ 995 + VAT
- H 700mm x L 950mm x W 500mm (seat height 350mm)
- Suitable for 3 – 11 years old
- Weight: 20kg
Cost: £645 + VAT
Both are available in our Paperback Package, which includes a Resource Pack, delivery and collection of the sculpture and the display of the decorated BookBench in a public location.
Your Resource Pack contains a raft of ideas and activities that can be used sequentially or reordered and expanded upon to suit your key educational objectives.
Our Hardback Package offers all of the above along with high-quality Reading for Enjoyment training for schools by the National Literacy Trust.
This is a full day training session with a follow-up twilight evaluation session. The two-part structure offers the opportunity to build collaborative relationships with other schools, which will endure beyond the timeframe of training.
The package also includes a year’s membership of the National Literacy Trust network, which gives access to a vast range of tools to support outstanding literacy in school. This includes a Guide to the latest policy, research and practice, plus a Review tool for a complete audit of literacy provision.
Series 1: Friday 12 February. Follow up half day/twilight session Tuesday 22 March
Series 2: Friday 26 February. Follow up half day/twilight session Thursday 26 May
Series 3: Tuesday 15 March. Follow up half day/twilight session Thursday 26 May
Cost: In addition to the cost of your BookBench(es), training by the National Literacy Trust is an additional £250 + VAT per member of staff (recommended x2 members of staff per school).