Category Archive: World Book Day

World Book Day – The Big Book Balloon Debate – 5 March 2020

Georgie’s – from It by Stephen King – arrival in the library was memorable. Yikes! All ready for the Big Balloon Debate. Katniss from The Hunger Games was next.. Yes, really! And, The Count of Monte Cristo! Aka Mrs Mackenzie from the Modern Languages department and Mr Smith from the Maths department. They were ready …

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World Book Day – Drop Everything and Read – 5 March 2020

Our Drop Everything and Read across school on the morning of 5 March, was part of our World Book Day 2020 celebrations and enjoyed by all! Social Subjects classes:  Lecteurs heureux 🇫🇷📚😃 in French classes and pupils enjoying Drop Everything and Read for #WorldBookDay2020: Pupils in English and Maths classes stopped and picked up books …

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Getting ready for the day ahead – World Book Day 5 March 2020.

World Book Day Thursday 5 March –  a celebration of reading, books, authors and illustrators. Getting ready for the day ahead: World Book Day 2020. Book cakes, setting the scene for the Big Balloon debate, #WorldBookDay books and, the reading throne has been given a makeover. Of course. Extra! Extra! Yaay… everyone is looking forward …

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World Book Day Celebrations 5 March – Plans Revealed 4 March 2020

World Book Day is on Thursday 5 March – and is a celebration of reading, books, authors and illustrators. We will DROP EVERYTHING AND READ for 15 minutes on Thursday 5 March. A bell will ring at 10:10am and we will all ‘down tools’ for 15 minutes to enjoy reading. What is more fun(damental) than reading? …

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World Book Day planning 17 February 2020

What are Fay & Jessica in S5 up to? Smiling, at the library desk? Creating something very red? That might be read. Find out on World Book Day in a couple of weeks. 5 March #SaveTheDate 💜📚. #teamEA #collaborating #connecting #creating #reading #learning #havingfun.

World Book Day – Drop Everything & Read and Heroes & Villains Event – 7 March 2019

World Book Day was on Thursday 7 March – and was a celebration of reading, books, authors and illustrators. Everyone joined in with our own big, happy, booky day of reading: We DROPPED EVERYTHING AND READ for 15 minutes on from 10:10am. In the library, S6 students Rosie & Sophie were ready. Down went the study …

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Preparations and Pupil Library Assistants for Heroes & Villains on 6 March 2019

The library assistants have been busy getting the library ready for our World Book Day lunchtime event on 7 March: Heroes & Villains in Just a Minute Challenge. Brandon in S1 MADE this mask for Robin, one of our panellists. Bet you won’t work out who Robin is….. Or, maybe some of you will…😍📚 The …

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Comic Characters Club Buzzing on 25 February 2019

What a buzzing Comic Character Club on Tuesday 25 February! Everyone is very excited about our World Book Day event on Thursday 7 March: Heroes & Villains in Just a Minute Challenge. There was good chat about progress with the Excelsior Award and time to complete Books That Make Us Go WOW! cards too. Fun …

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Which Book Made You Go WOW? For World Book Day on 7 March 2019

WOW! Or, specifically, Which Book Made You Go WOW? Tell all. Either on our slips of paper on the library desk, or on the book blackboard. Hamish in S1 started the ball rolling for us on Tuesday 25 February, but watch out for chalk dust! Recommend a Great Read This week & next for World …

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World Book Day 7 March – Plans Go Live on 26 February 2019

World Book Day is on Thursday 7 March and a day of events and activities is planned to celebrate stories and to encourage a love of reading. We will DROP EVERYTHING AND READ for 15 minutes and we will all ‘down tools’ for 15 minutes to enjoy our reading across the school. An exciting event …

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