Click on this link to find out why reading is so important for our teenagers.
Create a book review of your favourite novel to share with the class. Include the title and author. A brief outline of the story and a comment about why you are recommending the book.
NEWS Use this website to follow the news.
Choose a news article that you have found interesting on this site. Create a summary of it to share with the class. You need to use the seven servants to help you find the key ideas; who, what, where, when, why, how and which. You can publish your summary in the comments box or in your homework book.
Further Reading: Questions and Answers
This website has a lot of information that can help you with research topics. You can ask a real person questions you want answers to and they will tell you where to go to find it. There are already many answers already prepared.
If I was the author
Think about a book you have read recently.Think about how the author chose to end the story. Write the authors ending then decide, if you were the author how would you choose to end the story. Please write the name of the book and the author as well as the two endings. (record this in your homework book or as a comment on the blog)
This is Important
Think about something very important that happened in the story. What was the event and how did it change the story. Draw a picture in your homework book of the event. Record the name of the book and the author.
Book Week Activities
Use this website to check out the latest books available
Read through the booklist and create an interest list of books you think you might like to read this year. Complete this task in your homework book.
Complete an activity from the Crafty Kids Page on this website.