Summer Activities from World Book Day provide a treasure trove of activities, including: cooking ideas, extracts from books and more. Their YouTube channel also has lovely video stories for under fives, featured in the Big Little Book Corner section.
In the World of Stories section there is also a good selection of free audio books for children to investigate.
“Why not spend the summer earning your World Book Day badge? Download the challenge pack full of fun activities for you to complete and then send off for your badge made by our friends at Pawprint. 25p from the sale of every badge goes to supporting the work that we do in getting books to every child and young person in the UK and encouraging reading for pleasure.”(World Book Day)
The Reading Agency’s Summer Reading Challenge for this year is all about happy and very funny books! It’s a fun activity to take part in over the summer holidays. Keep track of your reading and unlock rewards along the way!
For parents planning on buying books for their children during the summer holidays, there is a section about the best books to buy for them.
- Summer stories to share for 0-5 Year Olds
- Brilliant books to enjoy with 5-8 Year Olds
- A stellar summer line-up for 8-12 Year Olds
Many of those will be available in libraries too.
Summer Activities from World Book Day are available from the World Book Day website.