Reading Dates

Keep checking our website for more details of exciting events happening in and around school on these dates!

30th January - 6th February 2021

National Storytelling Week

The promotion of the oral tradition of storytelling, the very first way of communicating life experiences and the creative imagination.


4th March 2021

World Book Day

15th - 21nd March 2021

Shakepeare Week
Shakespeare Week is a national annual celebration giving primary school ages children opportunities for enriching and enjoyable early encounters with Shakespeare 

2nd April 2021

International Children’s Book Day

Held on or around the anniversary of Hans Christian Andersen’s birthday, 2 April. The day is celebrated to inspire a love of reading and to call attention to children’s books

June 2021

National Share-a-Story Month
The Federation of Children’s Book Groups annual celebration of the power of storytelling and story sharing.