Tag Archives: Book Week

Danny Parker inspires

Hello again! It’s been a while…a crazy end to the year means I have a lot to catch up on. A big thank you to Amanda from Christchurch, New Zealand who gave me a metaphorical kick up the backside with her lovely and encouraging email reminding me that maybe people are reading!

So, let me transport you back in time to Book Week 2014…

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Connecting to Authors

Book Week 2014 is so close now! I’m sure everyone has some exciting plans to help students “Connect to Reading”. One way we can help students do this is to get them to connect to authors. But if budget is an issue for you, there are authors out there that might just offer their services free of charge.

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“Connect to Reading” display

Welcome back to Term 3! No doubt everyone is busy planning for Book Week at the moment. I thought I’d share with you my “Connect to Reading” display. I have to admit that displays are not my forte…I just don’t have the time (or the creativity if I’m being honest) to create masterpieces. But ideas are certainly worth sharing!

In the photo below, I’ve created a border of puzzle pieces (an idea fromĀ Pinterest) using coloured card and dust jackets. Continue reading