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Read selected updates from this year’s Reading Gladiators challenges. Registered schools can login for extra content.

Mini-challenge entries closing date Wednesday 19th May

The next date for mini-challenge submissions is Wednesday 19th May. Please submit your entry using the Submission tab on the top menu bar. We look forward to seeing your work. Again, please don’t worry if you are unable to enter the mini-challenge this time. They are designed to be optional extras and working through the […]

A Year 6 group leader shares his Reading Gladiators™ experience

Stephen Connor from Weston on Trent CofE Primary School shares his experience of running a group in Year 6 in his second Reading Gladiators™ school. This is the second year my school has been running Reading Gladiators™ – currently only with year 6 – and the children’s enthusiasm has steadily grown from last year to […]

Summer 1 Newsletter 2021

Celebrating Achievement: keeping on track We are so pleased to see how creative Reading Gladiator Groups have been during the Lockdown periods. Gladiators and their group leaders have shown commitment, resilience and determination, not letting the difficult circumstances get between them and sharing some excellent books. Heroes all. First Mini-challenge winners of the year! Again, […]

Mini challenge news

Thank you so much to all the schools who entered the mini challenges set during such a tumultuous time for your Gladiators. Winners will be announced in the Summer term newsletter next week.

Submitting a mini-challenge entry

The first deadline for this year’s mini-challenge is just one week away – Thursday 1st April. Have you been working on Book 1 or Book 2? The mini-challenge can be found at the end of the session notes. Year 2  The Misadventures of Frederick or Poems Aloud Year 4  Runaway Robot or Chalk Eagle Year […]