Book Week

 

Book Week is the longest running children's festival in Australia, with many schools and public libraries from all over Australia spend a week celebrating books and Australian authors and illustrators. Classroom teachers, teacher librarians and public librarians develop activities, offer competitions and tell stories relating to a theme to highlight the importance of reading.

The official date for Book Week 2019 this year is August 17 – 23rd, however we celebrate it at St Ignatius School on Monday 12th August and Tuesday 13th August.

 The theme in 2019 is...Reading is my Secret Power