Scholastic Live World Book Day Event Week

Save the Date! Scholastic Schools Live celebrates World Book Day with a week of free events Monday 28th February – Friday 4th March.

We are planning a whole fun-filled week of brilliant FREE events to help support teachers, parents and children who want to celebrate reading and books, wherever they are.

Our week-long event programme is free to all schools – you and your pupils can enjoy an array of wonderful authors and illustrators hosting 30-minute events, including draw-a-longs and writing workshops.

Register for each event with the password WORLDBOOKDAY .

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Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week schedule

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Monday 28th February


Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: Celebrate World Book Day with Julia Donaldson and Friends!
Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: Explore the Aquanaut with Dan Santat


Tuesday 1st March


Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: Letter writing with Bethany Walker
Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: It's a Party Parade with Sara Miller!


Wednesday 2nd March


Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: Drawing Super Silly Museums with Nick Sharratt
Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: Make a wish with Helen Rutter


Thursday 3rd March


Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: Fairy Tales and Animal Stories with Axel Scheffler
Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: Creating manga-inspired graphic novels with Amy Kim Kibuishi


Friday 4th March


Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: You can doodle with The Doodle Boy!
Scholastic Schools Live: World Book Day event week: Drawalong with Onyinye Iwu