Mrs B's Literature Based Reading Activities
activities based on
Children's Book Council
Australia Shortlisted Books:
2015 Short listed books here
2014 Short listed Books here
2013 Shortlisted Books here
2012 Shortlisted Books here
Previous years: Books for Early Childhood here
Previous years: Picture Books here
Previous years: Books for Younger Readers here
THE VIOLIN MAN here
Note: all School Daze images and text belong to Irene Buckler.
If you would like to link to this site, use the School Daze images or poems,
Email Mrs B
Mud Works here
Interactive Poetry based on a selection of
Click on the poems to read them and have fun with the links.
The School Daze Gang: includes 13 limericks and 13 interactive lessons.
Thirteen: includes an interactive quiz
The School Daze Teachers: with vocabulary here & teachers' gallery here.
School Daze Sporting Moments: rhyming couplets
School Bell: a bell-shaped poem
Playground: a diamante poem
Rob4Liz: a sonnet
Activities to raise awareness about food allergies:
Book 1: Thai Goes to a Birthday Party
Book 2: Thai's Big Adventure in the City
Book 3: Thai's Exciting First Week at School
Many thanks to Blacktown City Libraries for generous access to