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Workshop Plan for National Reading Day in India (19 June)

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Plan Details

India celebrates June 19 as the National Reading Day in honour of P N Panicker, the father of the Library and Literacy Movement in Kerala. In 1996, the day was commemorated as a tribute to the legend as he founded 47 local libraries contributing towards the 100% literacy rate in Kerala. The Ministry of Education of Kerala also observes Vayana Varam (reading week) between 19th to 25th June.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has also asked schools to honour the day by conducting activities and competitions for students. In 2017, honourable PM Narendra Modi had launched the 22nd edition of the National Reading Day, taking the event from state to the national level.

The motto of National Reading Day is ‘Read and Grow’. The day emphasizes on promoting the culture of reading and inculcating the reading habit in school children. 

Bringing to you a ’60-minute Workshop Plan on Reading skills’ consisting of different fun filled activities. 
The workshop is appropriate for age group: 11 to 17 years, i.e. from Class 6 to 12. The school can decide to conduct it for any one or more grades from Class 6 to 12. 

This plan provides detailed guidelines to the trainer/ teacher who will conduct the workshop. All the necessary resources such as video/ PPT/ display resource/ handouts/ worksheets/ Parents’ Circular etc required to conduct the activities are attached with the plan. The plan is available in soft copy (only).

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  • All national and international cards accepted.

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