It was such a pleasure seeing all the fantastic outfits which Year 6 wore on World Book Day. The day was full of fun book-related activities which included writing a postcard to Mr Applegate in the voice of their book day character, turning their classroom door into a book front cover and also, creating a new book character which had the Heartsmart values.
Of course, part of the enjoyment of reading isn’t just the words, but also the pictures and illustrations. The children were set the challenge of researching different illustrators and choosing someone who captured their interest to focus on. After the children had chosen their illustrator, they carefully observed how line and colour had been used in order to mimic their drawing style and create illustrations of different teachers!
The results were rather amusing – here are a selection…