• Outstanding Location

    Located directly on the shores of the scenic South Lake (Nan Hu), we offer your child a respite from busy city life each day.

    South Lake Campus

  • A World-Class Curriculum

    We are the only school in Guangzhou to offer your child premium access to the English National Curriculum.

    Global Choir

  • Activity & Responsibility

    Your child will be offered world-class opportunities designed to develop confidence, skill and responsibility.

    BSG Graduating Class of 2017

  • Highest Quality Staff

    Our teaching staff are the finest in Guangzhou. All are police verified and fully qualified with UK or international teaching experience.

    British International School of Guangzhou KS1 Sports Day 2016

  • Welcome to Guangzhou

    You won't just receive an excellent education for your child, you'll also be joining our growing international community.

    The British School of Guangzhou Nursery Carnival

  • New Opportunities

    From our choir to our sports teams, every day something wonderful happens at The British School of Guangzhou.

    Students playing basketball

  • Tell us about your child

    Your child is our focus. Tell us about them and we'll help you make the right choices.

    Nursery student playing outside.

Digital Library

Reading Cloud and OverDrive both offer extensive resources for our community. Through Reading Cloud, you can enjoy the library catalogue and keep yourself updated with our library. Through OverDrive, you can access, borrow and return ebooks online at any time. 

  • Reading Cloud Digital Library
  • Secondary Building Developments 2015 - Library

Reading Cloud

Reading Cloud is a fantastic new online reading community designed to engage students, parents, teachers and librarians in reading for enjoyment.

The Reading Cloud will use the very latest technology to capture the imagination of students, linking real and virtual reading experiences to drive up literacy standards and develop core reading skills.

Students can;

  • Create an online identity (Avatar)
  • Search, reserve or download resources across the Reading Cloud
  • Recommend resources to other students: Write or video online book reviews
  • Chat online with other students about books that interest them
  • Work collaboratively within the Reading Cloud community
  • Enjoy a wide range of both publisher and author digital media
  • Blog about their favourite books and authors
  • Develop their literacy skills through all curriculum subjects. Catalogue their own books and resources in "My Home Library"
  • Share their Book, Author and Profile "Likes" with the Reading Cloud community
  • Access the Reading Cloud through mobile technologies

Parents can;

  • View the book choices their child is making
  • Enjoy their child's online book reviews
  • Enjoy reading and writing challenges with their children
  • Access various online resources including eBooks
  • Obtain support and resources to develop their own reading ability if required
  • Find "Hints & Tips" from experts to support their child's reading progress

   CLICK HERE to visit Reading Cloud

 

  OverDrive

Why OverDrive?

The OverDrive collection is an extension of the physical library with 24/7 access to eBooks. It’s convenient for students to check out titles at home, on the weekends or during school breaks with no worry of misplacing a book or running up late fees – these digital titles automatically return at the end of the loan period.

Our digital library can help students of all ages read more and improve comprehension.  Struggling or reluctant readers, second language learners and gifted readers can all benefit from this service, as it;

  • Enriches vocabulary and improve comprehension and pronunciation
  • Introduces students to books above their reading level
  • Teaches critical listening
  • Helps busy students find time to read

How does it work?

To use the digital library, students browse our secure custom website, borrow with a library number and enjoy any time, anywhere on a computer, tablet and smartphone.

Whether a student’s interest lies in study guides, classics for required reading or the latest popular young adult fiction, they can find it all in the digital collection through OverDrive.

CLICK HERE to visit OverDrive

 

 

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