We will also be holding some competitions throughout the week including an Extreme Reading Challenge, where we would like photographs of children reading in the most extreme but safe!
Winners will be announced at the end of this month.
The pupils looked great! Take a look at some of our pictures! Fans will particularly enjoy her website www. Some charities, such as Books Abroad, will take unwanted educational texts, but their criteria needs to be checked and only specific books can be donated.
During this week, each class concentrated on a particular writing genre and applied the story of Hansel and Gretel. As part of that week we will be taking part in World Book Day as well as lots of different activities.
Children tried new things and developed their cultural awareness, and the week was a great success! At first the staff and children wondered how to use it as it seemed too big and too high to be of any real use. Leighton Park school hall was the venue for the visit, which included the opportunity to meet Anne and to have books signed.
Each book begins with the same line: We look forward to seeing the children dressed up in all the different costumes on Friday.
Anne is one of the most popular current authors writing for teenagers. An earlier novel, Looking for JJ, has recently been produced as a play.
Keynote speaker Anne Cassidy talked to pupils aged between 12 and 14 from secondary schools across the county on Monday last week. It has grown slowly but steadily and now stands at about 2m tall. On the afternoon of Monday 26th February, we would like to invite dads, grandads and uncles to come in and read with individuals or small groups of children.
The Abbey School scooped first prize last year. Year Eight pupils honed their writing skills as they had the opportunity to shape the story into a genre of their choice.On World Book Day Y6 chose to read part of a book closely linked to our current Geography theme –Earthquakes and Volcanoes.
The story, ‘Escape from Pompeii’ by Christina Balit is based on the well-documented events of Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii.
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Small World Scenes Sporting Events / Sports. Storyboard / Cut & Stick Superheroes The British Royal Family Numbers and Pre-writing activities to name a few.
Our Display. World Book Day is a great day to start or end a reading challenge, read a new book or even try your hand at writing some poetry or a short story.
Here are a few of my favorite things to do with the kids on World Book Day. World Book Day Posters (SB) A colourful poster to display in your school for World Book Day.
Includes an editable version to add the date each year. Literacy Week / World Book Day From the 26 th February to the 2 nd March we will be having Literacy Week in school.
As part of that week we will be taking part in World Book Day as well as lots of. This is a one-hour activity. Alternatively the introductory work can be done in class and the poem can be written as homework.
This lesson plan is also suitable for after school clubs and extra-curricular activities. Thanks to Claire (Education Team) at The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre for guidance on this lesson plan.
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