Handwriting – one of mankind’s greatest inventions – has quite literally written the future by allowing us to pass on ideas from one generation to the next. Today it’s hard to imagine how society could have advanced without it. On paper it doesn’t sound as if writing has come all that far from its primitive beginnings, but the tools we have used have changed considerably … Continue reading International Literacy Day @ Woodstock School Library
Celebrate School Libraries every October! International School Library Month (ISLM) is an opportunity for those in charge of school libraries around the world to choose a day, week, or the entire month in October to celebrate the importance of school libraries and to celebrate everything great about them. The 2019 theme for ISLM is “Let’s Imagine”. It is based on the 2019 IASL conference theme of … Continue reading International School Library Month (ISLM) 2019
With more than 50 languages spoken by our students, Woodstock is a hugely diverse linguistic community. As a school it’s something we actively embrace. For students for whom English is a second language we encourage them to keep developing their first language, and to share and use the depth of knowledge they have gained from it. Thursday marked this year’s International Mother Language Day. This day of celebration promotes awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity. A new display … Continue reading International Mother Language Day @ Woodstock School Library
School Library Association (SLA) launches two national level competitions to celebrate World Book and Copyright Day 2019. The last date for online registration and submission of entries is 20 April 2019. 1. Reading Mascot for India What: Design a mascot for India which inspires everyone to read. Who can participate: Any school-going child in India can participate. No registration fee. How to participate: Step 1: Each participant has … Continue reading WBCD Competitions: Now you can register up to 20 April 2019
SLA celebrates World Book and Copyright Day 2019. What is ‘World Book and Copyright Day’? World Book and Copyright Day is a celebration to promote the enjoyment of books and reading. Each year, on 23 April, celebrations take place all over the world to recognize the magical power of books – a link between the past and the future, a bridge between generations and across cultures. On … Continue reading SLA celebrates WBCD 2019 with Two Nation-wide competitions: Register now !