Students at PCS once again have the opportunity to take part in the Premier’s Reading Challenge. The Challenge is a special initiative of the Premier of NSW presented by the NSW Department of Education to foster a love of literature and to encourage children to read widely for leisure and for pleasure. It is open to all students from Years K-9 in 2018.
For students in Kinder to Year 2 the challenge is to experience 30 books by 31st August, 25 at least of those books should be chosen from specific booklists. Up to five of the books can be their own choice.
NOTE: Experiencing a book means that the K-2 child may either read the book themselves, or have the book read or shared with them in a joint reading situation and it still counts towards their Premier’s Reading Challenge records.