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World Book Day is nearly here!

World Book Day takes place on Thursday 7th March.

At St Stephen’s we have several exciting activities planned including a visit from author – Neal Zetter, 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: Traditional Tales (The 3 Little Pigs and The Enormous Turnip)

Dressing Up Ideas: Farmers, Farmyard animals, wolves, turnips.

Year 1

Book Theme: Where The Wild Things Are

Dressing Up Ideas: Monsters

Year 2

Book Theme: How To Find Gold

Dressing Up Ideas: Pirates and Mermaids

Year 3

Book Theme: Ug: Boy Genius of the Stone Age

Dressing Up Ideas: Cave men and women, prehistoric animals

Year 4

Book Theme: The Lost Happy Endings

Dressing Up Ideas: Fairy tale Characters

Year 5

Book Theme: The Viewer

Dressing Up Ideas: Characters from different time periods

Year 6

Book Theme: The Princess Blankets

Dressing Up Ideas: Kings and Queens


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