Thursday 6 March
Design a Bookmark
This hugely popular competition returns for World Book Day 2014! The winning design will be made into a bookmark and distributed to thousands of bookshops nationwide.
Design the front of a book-themed bookmark.
Design a bookmark of your choice using inspiration from a favourite book or Author (go to this link to download a template) or collect one from the Library. A panel of judges will then select a winner and runner-up from each of the age ranges, along with an overall winner.
Age ranges for Kingsmead students are to 11 - 12 years and 13 - 16 years. A first prize and runner-up prize will be awarded in each category.
First Prize in each age range is £250 National Book Tokens for your school, £100 National Book Tokens for you and £100 National Book Tokens for your teacher.
Runner-up prize in each age range is £150 National Book Tokens for your school, £50 National Book Tokens for you and £50 National Book Tokens for your teacher.
The winners will be announced in the summer and the closing date for entries is Friday 25th April 2014.
N.B. All entries should be produced on A4 paper, portrait format (h 160mm x w 42mm). Visit: http://www.worldbookday.com/competitions/design-a-bookmark-competition-2/ to download template or collect on from the school library.
Every entry must be signed by the teacher, who must print in capitals on the reverse of the entry: Pupil's full name and age, the school name, address and phone number.
Also to celebrate this day, students in years 7 and 8 will receive a voucher worth £1 off the price of any book, or it can be used to buy one of the special World Book Day books which only cost £1.
There are 6 titles to choose from, and they will be available from Waterstones and W H Smith in Enfield, as well as many other booksellers.
Information about the books, and about World Book Day, can be found on the official website, www.worldbookday.com