Addison wrote, “I am not that good at drawing but I’m really proud of it. I feel like it shows how all three of the characters feel secluded but also connected. Like they are trapped in a box where everything is complicated where outside the box, everything connects and is so simple, like everything goingContinue reading “Worse Things”
Shadow Judges at Mount Martha Primary school were given a choice of 10 reading response tasks to complete after reading the shortlisted texts. The responses were designed to be shared with the wider school community in the hope that they would promote interest and borrowing of the Younger Readers shortlist. When responding to the texts,Continue reading “Worse Things – Mount Martha”
Take the time to appreciate this panel of Shadow Judges from Nicholson Street PS Balmain East in NSW give their final reviews and votes in this year’s Book of the Year Awards. I don’t want to be a spoiler so sit down and listen in as they nominate their winner in the Younger Readers category.
This creative response is another from Belmont High and was created after reading Worse Things which was nominated in the Younger Readers category.. Kanau wrote … My picture is about the 3 main characters, thinking about the ‘worst thing’ to them. I drew sports equipment that symbolizes what is important to the characters, because theContinue reading “Worse Things”
Take the time to read another review from Greenvale PS. Alisha & Maddison’s thoughtful response to Sally Murphy’s book – “Worse Things” will impress.
The students from Halls Gap Primary and Great Western Primary from Great Western MARC just joined an online meeting to decide on their nomination. The winner is Bindi! The students really related to this story and their two ‘notables’ were We are Wolves and Worse Things.
The students from MARC prepared this creative Poetry response to Worse Things by Aaron, Anna, Archie, Arlo, Baden, Bailey, Barney, Bonnie, Kelanee, Poppy and Sophie. Worse Things is nominated in the Younger Reader category in the Book of the Year Awards. Taking the titles of some of the Worse Things poems they decided to makeContinue reading “Worse Things ..”