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Friday 9 March 2012

Creative Reading Prize

Want more competitions to encourage reading? Just want to encourage reading full stop? Whichever way you swing, there's no doubt kids all over Australia are having a blast falling in love with books.

The Read This! Creative Reading Prize is now on. Get your kids into the spirit and think up a creative way to nominate their favourite book - something they love so much, they just have to share.

Kids simply submit a creative idea in any format they like. Example:

Write a short story using the characters/setting from your favourite book (feel free to add zombies)
Make a video trailer or a machinima trailer
Write a poem or a song
Illustrate their favourite scene/character
Sew a costume
Make a model
Create an art piece
There are $40,000 worth of prizes to be won. Entries opened 1 March and close 31 May 2012.

Get cracking!