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World Book Day is coming!

On Thursday 2nd March it is World Book Day.

At St Stephens we have several exciting activities planned including a Book Fair, where your child can buy amazing books that interest them, mixed class reading and listening to different teachers read their favourite stories.

We are also going to be dressing up for the day. This year each class has a theme. Please check below to see what kind of thing your child should wear.


Book Theme: Harry and his bucket

Dressing Up Ideas: Dinosaurs


Book Theme: What the Ladybird Heard/Hungry Caterpillar

Dressing Up Ideas: Insects and Animals (Ladybirds, Bumble Bees, Caterpillars, Pigs, Cows, Hens, Sheep)

Year 1 

Book Theme: The Snail and The Whale

Dressing Up Ideas: Sea Creatures (Whales, Octopus, Fish, Starfish, Sharks)

Year 2 

Book Theme: How To Find Gold.

Dressing Up Ideas: Pirates, Mermaids, Crocodiles and Sea Creatures (Octopus, Fish, Starfish, Sharks)

Year 3 

Book Theme: Into The Forest

Dressing Up Ideas: Animals found in forests/woods (Bears, Foxes, Wolves)

Year 4 

Book Theme: Varjak Paw

Dressing Up Ideas: Cats and Dogs

Year 5 

Book Theme: Cosmic

Dressing Up Ideas: Anything Space related (planets, stars)

Year 6 

Book Theme: Myths and Legends

Dressing Up Ideas: Gladiators


The best dressed child in EYFS, KS1 and KS2 will win a prize.