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Book Week 2015- Books light up our word!

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With Book Week creeping up (Week 7) it might be time to begin looking at some of the Short Listed Books.

This year the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) is celebrating its 70th year. The theme this year is…. BOOKS LIGHT UP OUR WORLD!

Keep an eye out for the Short Listed titles whilst borrowing at our school library or your local library. I look forward to reading through some of these books with you!!

Click on the Book Week logo to find a list of the Shortlisted Books.

This term, our first Religion unit is called Sacred Stories, Sacred People. We have been learning all about the Bible and the people we read about.
We have been looking at how the Bible is a made up of a collections of ‘books’. Today we created a visual representation of the Bible.
Have a look at our “Bible Library’.

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Can you list some of the people, places and events that occurred within the Old Testament?
Can you think of any people, places and events that occurred within the New Testament?

Human Rights

As part of this term, we took a look at Human Rights. After reading the book ‘We Are All Born Free’ which was written in association with Amnesty International. Our teachers,who went through the trouble of printing out the rights as two books, for each class.

Here are some of the many fabulous drawings that we drew. Proudly presented by both 5/6MA and 5/6WM.

Written by Shayla

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Some questions heading your way!

What was your human right that you had to illustrate?

How did you come up with the illustration?

What other human rights do you think should be published?

BOOK WEEK

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This week is BOOK WEEK.
The theme for the week is –
‘Read to Connect, Connect to Reading’. 

Miss Nadja has planned a number of exciting activities for you to participate in throughout the week. Keep an eye and an ear out for the the fun activities that will be happening at recess and lunchtimes.

Remember to bring along a book to share with your Buddy on Thursday along with a pillow and/or a soft toy. 

 

Have a look at some of the Short Listed books by clicking on following icon. 

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Have you read any of the Short Listed books?
Which one did you enjoy most? Why?

Which one would you like to read?

Click on the sticker below to view the 2014 winners!

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Do you agree with the winners for each category?
Why/Why not?