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Reading Festivals

Reading Festivals


Sci-Fi Convention 2017

For World Book Day 2017, Wilmington Academy will be hosting a two week long Sci-Fi Convention from Monday 20th February to Friday 3rd March. The convention will also include an Inter-Galactic Congress where all tutor groups will become their own planets and take part in 22 competitions to become Champions of the Galaxy.
Information on each of the challenges is available in the Tutor Pack, and a planning booklet for students to print and use if they wish is also available. A timetable for the fortnight of submission dates for the challenges is also available.

To view the planning booklet please click here

To view the Sci-Fi Convention Timetable please click here

To view the Sci-Fi Convention Tutor Pack please click here


Tri-Wizard Tournament 2016

For World Book Day 2016, Wilmington Academy will host a Tri-Wizard Tournament, with tutor groups competing as wizarding schools from across the globe to win glory and exciting prizes.

The Tournament will run from Monday 22nd February to Friday 4th March. Resources for the Tournament can be found by clicking the picture below.


For a timetable of the Tri-Wizard Tournament please click here.

Hunger Games Festival 2015

The Hunger Games Festival is now in full swing. The two week long festival will give students the chance to show their creativity and problem solving skills in competitions such as cooking, obstacle courses, chess, fashion, and geo-caching, as well as the coveted Principal’s and Headteacher’s challenges. All students should have been nominated for their challenge and can begin preparing their entry, as judging begins on Monday 23rd February.

Resources are available to look at in the Literacy section of our website. We wish all our tributes the best of luck and may the odds be ever in your favour!