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Our Best Book Award - voting deadline Friday 24 May

Leicester Libraries are now in the final stages of this year’s Our Best Book award, having enjoyed some fabulous online author sessions which should help your children vote.  Participating schools are asked to carry out individual voting in class in way that works for your school.  Find out more.

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Wild World Heroes challenges

You will find here all about the summer reading challenges and how to engage in this exciting work!

Further information

Over the summer holidays we featured 6 challenges linked to the 6 animals that we selected. They were

  • Week 1 - bees and pollinators
  • Week 2 - polar bears and climate change
  • Week 3 - Sparrows and wildlife gardens
  • Week 4 - Marine turtles and plastic pollution
  • Week 5 - Hedgehogs and litter
  • Week 6 - Orangutans and palm oil

Below you will find the short introductions to each animal and an activity to participate in (and at the very bottom the challenge activity). We'd love to hear how you got on!  Tag us on Twitter @EcoSchoolsLCC and Facebook.

Week 1 - bees and pollinators

 

Week 2 - polar bears and climate change

 

 

Week 3 - Sparrows and wildlife gardens

 

Week 4 - Marine turtles and plastic pollution

 

Week 5 - Hedgehogs and litter

 

Week 6 - Orangutans and palm oil 

 

 

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