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Reading

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The Challenge aims to:

  • encourage a love of reading for LEISURE and PLEASURE
  • enable you to experience quality literature.
  • inspire you to read, to read more and to read more widely.

CHALLENGE OPENS: Monday March 2, 2020 
CLOSES: Friday August 28, 2020

  • To complete the 2020 Challenge, you need to read 10 books from the PRC Reading List and 10 books of your own choice.*
  • To enter the additional Bonus choice books*, enter 2020 Bonus in the title field. Select 2020 Bonus Choice 1, 2, 3 , 4 or 5. You are not required to identify books any further.
  • Reading List books have a BLUE PRC sticker on the book spine.
  • They are also marked on our library catalogue, click HERE to see all the PRC Reading List books.

* This requirement was set Aprll 2020 in response to the Covid 19. See PRC website for full details. 

FAQs

  • How to add CHOICE books?  Yes, it really is a pain!  Read the PRC's HOW-TO

  • How is my Reading Record validated? Your PRC administrator is required to verify that you have read the books listed. If the Administrator hasn't witnessed your reading, a signature from your parent (or guardian ) or Class teacher is needed on your Reading Record Sheet. 
  • My log ins aren't working.  Close your browser and re-type your details carefully. Commonly typos are the cause. If you have tried several times without success, please contact Mrs Keighery

English class texts on the PRC

Year 7 The Honey Spot: PRC ID no. 9210 Year 8 A Monster Calls: PRC ID no. 48515

 

The Dream of the Thylacine: PRC ID no. 21653

National Geography's article on Tasmanian Tiger Genome's De-Extinction