Book Week 2017 is coming... Get ready to 'Escape to Everywhere!'
Book Week 2017 - Escape to Everywhere
Secondary Book Week Activities and Competitions
The Tale and the Teacher
Reading's a great way to an exciting escape
to far away places, maybe even wearing a cape.
So what's your favourite teacher like to read?
Take this quick quiz to try and succeed
In discovering the secret waiting to be revealed
of the tales they enjoy and the books that appealed.
Work out their favourite from the clues that are given
A wrong guess or two will certainly be forgiven
Give it a go, enjoy the fun...
There's a great prize waiting to be won!
This competition will run during Week 6 & 7 Check out the clues in the Library from Monday Week 6 and get your entry in!
This competition closes on Friday 25 August at the close of Book Week.
Who will you be on Character Day 2017?
Remember the 'story' excitement from 2016? Well, this year get ready for the great escape...
'Escape to Everywhere' is the Book Week theme for 2017. Join us on the journey, plan your great escape...
Who will you become on Character Day?
Week 7 - Monday 21 August
This year the Riddle Chase will be part of an Escape Room challenge with lots of clues and puzzles to solve as a team to 'escape' the room. This event will happen during Book Week on Tuesday 22 August & Thursday 24 August.
Sign up for the Escape Room challenge in Week 5 & 6 - Register your team (up to 5 players) and be in the escape-race event being held in Book Week at second break.
Great prizes on offer for the winning teams - More details to follow soon. Entry forms are available from Week 5.
Share your Great Escape:
Inspired by an amazing story? Inspire others with your creativity or response to a great escape you've been a part of. Share about your great escape in a plot, poem, a 'pic' or a 'flick'.
You can enter a short story, poem, artwork/photo or a short film showcasing a book that's given you an irresistible great escape!
There's great prizes on offer: book/iTunes/Movie vouchers. Prizes will be awarded for the best entries in Middle School and Senior School.
Closing date for entries Wednesday 9 August in Week 5.
So...get creative and share your escape!