Date
Saturday, 06 July 2024 - 11:00 to Saturday, 27 July 2024 - 14:00

What better way to spend those long afternoons than going on a thrilling literary adventure from the comfort of your own home? Our Reading Challenge is back and this time it’s bigger, better and all online!  

Challenge Period: 06 July 2024 to 27 July 2024  

Where: Online via Zoom  

Ages: Children from the ages of 07 to 16 can participate 

Register with the links below: 

Members can register with a fee of PKR 650 per child

Non-members can register with a fee of PKR 750 per child

Prior registration is mandatory for this event and the fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. Please note that you will have to register for, and pay separately for each participating child. If you face any issues with the registration process please write to us at: librarylhr@britishcouncil.org.pk

Last date for registration: 04 July 2024

Programme objectives include: 

·  helping children become motivated, confident, and engaged readers and communicators 

·  introducing children to a wide range of authors and literature to improve their digital literacy 

·  encourage children to participate in activities and enhance their writing and speaking skills 

How does the programme work?  

Children who join the programme: 

·  will have access to our digital library for 4 weeks 

·  will read a minimum of three books or more from our recommended reading list 

·  will participate in an orientation session, two specially designed activities, and a closing ceremony during the four-week readathon 

·  will receive a certificate upon successfully completing the reading challenge 

Programme Schedule* 

Date 

Activity 

Age group 

Timings 

06 July 2024 

Orientation session 

All participants

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

 11 July 2024

What's in the book: A workshop on how to write a book review, exploring the key components of a story and what you should be including in your book reviews 

07 to 10

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

12 July 2024

What's in the book: A workshop on how to write a book review, exploring the key components of a story and what you should be including in your book reviews 

11 to 13

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 12 July 2024 

What's in the book: A workshop on how to write a book review, exploring the key components of a story and what you should be including in your book reviews 

14 to 16 

01:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

19 July 2024

Wonderful writers: A workshop on how to communicate your ideas effectively and write your very own story 

07 to 10

11:00 a.m. to 12:p.m.

23 July 2024

Wonderful writers: A workshop on how to communicate your ideas effectively and write your very own story 

11 to 13

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

23 July 2024 

Wonderful writers: A workshop on how to communicate your ideas effectively and write your very own story 

14 to 16 

2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

27 July 2024 

Closing session 

All participants 

12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m 

*Timings may be subject to change and the library team will inform registered participants at least 24 hours in advance if there are any changes 

Equality Policy

We aim to create a safe environment, for adults and children who are potentially at risk for a variety of reasons, in which no child or adult will experience harm or exploitation during their contact with us. To find out more about our safeguarding policy visit: https://www.britishcouncil.org/about-us/how-we-work/policies/safeguarding 

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