Beck and Matt Stanton’s best-selling Books That Drive Kids Crazy! series aims to make reading fun and encourages reading as play so that kids can enjoy themselves while learning valuable literacy skills. These books create an engaging read-aloud experience in the classroom or at home, and are guaranteed to delight adults and children alike with … Continue reading WIN a set of Books That Drive Kids Crazy! series
Dear Teachers & Librarians, Like you, we are always looking for students to discover their perfect book! We are hoping you will take part in our Reading Project commencing Week 1 Term 3, 2018. We will send you a copy of your choice of the 4 books promoted, plus 25 chapter samplers for your students … Continue reading The Reading Project 2018
YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A YOUNG ADULT PRIZE PACK VALUED AT $200! Looking for a new book for the school holidays? We're giving you the low-down on the latest must reads that will keep you entertained all summer long. These reads are perfect for young adults - from the thoughtful and honest prose of Eliza … Continue reading WIN a YA prize pack valued at $200!
To celebrate Reading Hour on Thursday September 14, we are giving you the chance to win one of two special edition Dr Seuss Beanbags & “The more that you read” decal perfect for that special reading corner . PLUS a copy of What was I Scared Of ? By Dr Seuss A very special, spooky … Continue reading WIN one of two special edition Dr Seuss Beanbags!
Finding Your Path is a handbook for the transition from school to adulthood. "One of the greatest advantages of this day and age is the range of opportunities at your fingertips. But this also means an overload of information and choice! Not to mention the different pressures from either school or parents. The daunting question “What … Continue reading Would you like Amba Brown to talk to your graduating students?
The Centre for Youth Literature is a national leader in the sphere of youth literature programming, this year they held their 12th Reading Matters Conference. It was an invigorating two days where the audience celebrated literature and storytelling, while discussing topics as diverse as activism, personal identity, the fantastic, relationships and much more. HarperCollins authors Alison … Continue reading Recap: Reading Matters Conference 2017
HarperCollinsPublishers welcomes registrations from Secondary Schools to attend the 2017 Creative Writing Day. To be held on Thursday 19 October, 2017, at HarperCollins Sydney office with guest authors Gabrielle Tozer and Eliza Henry-Jones. For more information and to register, please email Education Manager, Jacqui Barton: Jacqui.Barton@harpercollins.com.au Registrations Close 30 June 2017 Gabrielle Tozer is the internationally published author of … Continue reading Creative Writing Workshop: A Journey into the World of Fiction
HarperCollinsChildren’s Books & Fizzics Education presents “You Can Be a Scientist” 19th August 2015 9.30am- 10.30am REGISTER HERE Author Nate Ball will greet us through video followed by Fizzics Education who will guide your students in making an electromagnet just like that seen in The Science Unfair. Full details on these easy to find materials … Continue reading National Science Week 2015
Preview HarperCollins education titles, teacher resources & author events for 2015. Bruce Whatley & Libby Hathorn will be guest speakers at the event as well as a special introduction by CDP Productions and monkey baa theatre company to their new adaptation of May Gibbs' quintessentially Australian classic Snugglepot and Cuddlepie! Q&A session with Abdi Aden, Abdi's … Continue reading 2015 Education Preview
Our wonderful author, and Australia's new Children's Laureate, Jackie French writes a blog post each month with news about her books, events, but also with recipes, gardening tips and updates on her own real life wombat visitors! Each month, we'll be posting her updates here, but you can see past month's blogs, other information and … Continue reading Jackie French News August 2014