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ELC Book Week: CBCA Book Week 2020

A guide to support Early Learning Centre teachers when celebrating Book Week

Welcome to Book Week 2020

Welcome to the Book Week Guide for Prep students. Here you will find a range of resources to support running Book Week activities with your students.

CBCA Book Week 2020

Theme: Curious Creatures, Wild Minds

Dates: Term 4: 17 - 23 October 2020


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General Resources

General Resources for Book Week

Books which didn't quite make the shortlist but are still worth reading

Using the quirky artwork from Gwyn Perkins' 2020 CBCA Book Week theme, students can colour and create their own curious creatures on posters or bookmarks. Gwyn Perkins also offers tips and tricks to help students create and draw their own wild and curious creatures.

Allen & Unwin have generously made teaching resources available for this book. These include a summary, discussion questions, information from the author and illustrator and more.

Craft projects and ideas for curious creature designs and costumes. 

CBCA Winners

CBCA Book of the Year 2020 Winners

Early Childhood Shortlisted Titles

Early Childhood Shortlisted Titles