Literacy Week, May 30 – June 3

We have plenty of activities this week to involve you:

  • visiting writers – Joe Bennett, James Griffin, Des Hunt, John Carr
  • “Bridges” theme displays in the library
  • morning interval competitions each day
  • Inter-House Literature  competition – Tuesday 1.00pm in the Hall
  • Inter-House Spelling competition – Friday 1.00pm in the Hall
  • Wednesday lunchtime film – “Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge”
  • performance poetry/stand-up comedy – John Carr – Thursday 1.00pm in the Lecture Theatre
  • SSR each day in your classes
  • haiku writing competition

Our visiting writers are:

Joe Bennett: Writer-in-Residence – columnist and travel writer

Des Hunt: Young Adult fiction writer

James Griffin: TV scriptwriter



John Carr: Writer, cartoonist, performance poet, stand-up comic




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