We encourage the children to dress as characters from books such as: The Secret Garden, The Wind in the Willows, Treasure Island, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Sword in the Stone, The Jungle Book, The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood, Alice in Wonderland, The Three Musketeers, Grimm’s Fairy Tales, King Arthur and His Knights, The Railway Children, Anne of Green Gables, Winnie-the-Pooh, The Hobbit, Pippi Longstocking, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, The Cat in the Hat, Where the Wild Things Are, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Charlotte’s Web, The Tale of Peter Rabbit, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, What Katy Did, Oliver Twist, Gulliver’s Travels and Arabian Nights.
We have the privilege of welcoming author and illustrator Marcia Williams to the school. For further information on Marcia and the books she has written, please see her website: http://www.marciawilliams.co.uk/
Mad Hatter’s Tea Party
Each class or year group will participate in their own Mad Hatter’s Tea Party to coincide with the theme.
Bring A Book, Take A Book
On the day, the children will be asked to bring in any books of good quality that they have finished reading that are age appropriate to swap with a classmate.
Extreme Reading Photo Competition
We are inviting the children to enter the Extreme Reading Challenge. They are to think about different, exciting, fun and SAFE places you can enjoy a book and take one photo of themselves reading. The most creative photos will be rewarded with a prize and displayed.
Send your child’s photograph to firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday 1st March to enter (PLEASE NOTE EXTENDED DEADLINE). Have fun extreme reading!
Just click the link below to access a myriad of online World Book Day competitions. We hope that pupils will enjoy entering some of these!