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Posted on March 1st 2020
Literacy Week 2019-2020 - (02/03/2020 - 06/03/2020)
Get involved and join in the excitement with Literacy Week at Harris Academy Merton!
There are a number of activities running throughout the week so please check below or ask your Tutor/English teacher to see how you can be a part of this fantastic week.
|Get caught Reading||Simply just read your book, be awarded slips and be in with a chance of winning a voucher!||All||
Monday - All
Tuesday - Green
Wednesday - Red
Thursday - Blue
Friday - Yellow
|Creative Writing Competition||Time to get creative and write a story (500 words) about the power of words to be in with a chance of winning a voucher!||KS3||Entries to be submitted by 09/03/20||Room 221|
|Essay Writing Competition||Craft an essay in reponse to a specific prompt (further details attached below) and be in with a chance of winning a voucher!||KS4 and KS5||Entries to be submitted by 09/03/20||Room 221|
|Word Games||A selection of word games waiting to be played!||All||
Monday - Scrabble
Tuesday - Countdown
Wednesday - Boggle
Thursday - Taboo
Friday - Hangman
Monday - 230
Tuesday - 223
Wednesday - 224
Thursday - 226
Friday - 225
|Scavenger Hunt||Be quick but accurate to win a sweet treat!||KS3||Wednesday 4th March - Lunchtime|
|Film Screening||Sit back and enjoy The Globe's 2009 production of Romeo and Juliet!||Yr 11||Wednesday 4th March - 2:50pm||Main Hall|
|DEAR Day||When you hear the bell just drop everything and read!||All||Thursday 5th March - P2, P4, P6|
|World Book Day Book Swap||A time for discovery! Get immersed in a whole new adventure and see where it takes you!||All||Thursday 5th March - breaktime||Room 221|
|KS5 Reading Club||Time for discussion! Discuss and recommend books.||KS5|
|Spoken Word Challenge||Compete against peers and represent your faculty by performing your spoken word poetry!||KS3||
Friday 6th March
Year 7 - P1
Year 8 - P3
Year 9 - P2
|Jack Petchey Assembly Finals||Yr 10||P6||Main Hall|
Further details can be found here.
Join in the journey with us! We look forward to seeing/hearing from you all.