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Premier's Reading Challenge

10 June to 18 August 2014


Getting started

  1. Start reading
    You only need to read 10 books between 10 June and 18 August to complete the Challenge - that's just one book a week.

  2. Fill in your reading log
    Make sure you've got your own reading log and know how to fill it in.  Get an adult to sign it every time you finish a book.

  3. When you finish
    Give your finished reading log to your teacher by 18 August 2014.

  4. If you finish early
    If you finish before the Challenge ends - keep reading! 

  5. Have fun and win prizes

  • Write a book review and you could win a prize - there are 6 prizes to be won every week
  • You'll get a sticker for each of the first 10 books you read
  • Your teacher may encourage you with a wristband, a special e-certificate, eraser or pencil.

Finish the Challenge to:

  • Go into the draw to win a $100 book voucher - there are 3 to be won
  • Receive your special 2014 Premier's Reading Challenge certificate
  • Have the chance to go to the end-of-Challenge party in Hobart with the Premier to celebrate

Other stuff

  • Read any sort of book that you enjoy, on any subject, fiction or non-fiction
  • Visit your local LINC or library - there are heaps of fantastic books to choose from
  • Ask your teacher or librarian to help you find cool books for your age about stuff you like
  • If you're just beginning to read, share books with an adult, older brother or sister or a book buddy
  • You will get your official Challenge certificate, signed by the Premier, in Term 4
  • Books that you read for the MS Readathon and any other reading programs can be included on your reading log
  • Any book you read at home or school counts towards your 10 books
  • Challenge yourself.  If you finish 10 books before the end of the Challenge - keep reading!  Get another reading log here or ask your teacher for one

Good luck with the Challenge!