Browzly Reading Challenge Results for 2021 are here!
The Browzly Reading Challenge Results for 2021 are here!
Hello Readers, this post brings you the results of 2021 Browzly Reading Challenge. Browzly Ltd. organizes an interschool international reading challenge every year during the school holiday months to ensure that children continue to get inspired to read. Children stay connected with their school friends in their online school reading community on Browzly so they can see what their friends are reading and get inspired to read more.
The Browzly Reading Challenge, which ran its 5th year in 2021, awards titles & certificates to children who read the most and create best text or video reviews across different age categories. To find the winning reviews, shortlisted reviews are shared anonymously to an esteemed jury of teachers and authors, who give their scores and comments, these scores are then collated to declare the final winners of the best review writers and creators. This year the theme of the challenge was ‘Travel through Books’!
Meet the Jury
Our Jury members for the 2021 Reading Challenge were Mr. Simon Jodrell– Principal Dubai British School, Mrs. Isabel Thomas, award winning author of over 150 children’s books about Science and Nature and Mr. Evo Hannan, teacher and Founder of Innovation X. Thank you so much jury members for your lovely comments and scores that helped us find our winners.
Meet The Winners
Age 5-7: Reader of the Greatest Number of Pages
The winner of the Reader of Greatest Number of Pages was Veersen Jain, student of 1A at Gems Our Own English High School. Veersen read 135 books that contained 7940 pages! Veersen read widely across genres and authors but some of his favourite books were LadyBird Read it Yourself series, Geranimo Stiltons and Biff, Chip, Kipper books by Roderick Hunt. Well Done Veersen!
Age 5-7 – Writer of the best text review
You’ve really captured the message of this story, well done Abigail!Judge Isabel Thomas
Great message here ‘how you unique and special you are’. Well done.Judge Evo Hannan
Age 5-7 – Creator of the best video review
I liked how you chose this book as a recommendation for your Dad. If a book makes you laugh it’s great to share.Judge Simon Jodrell
Age 8-11 – Reader of the Greatest Number of Pages
The winner of the Reader of Greatest Number of Pages in age category 8-11 was Aleeza G., student of Yr 4 at Sherfield School in Hampshire, UK. Aleeza read 10 fat books that contained 3171 pages! Aleeza’s favourite genre is clearly mysteries and she enjoyed a wide variety of these from some highly recommended authors like Robin Stevens with A Murder Most Unladylike Mystery, Katherine Woodfine and Varian Johnson. Well Done Aleeza!
Age 8-11 – Writer of the best text review
Great description, the reader has really given this review a lot of thought and detail. Well done.Judge Evo Hannan
This is a superb review – beautifully structured, packed with information and including comparisons to other books in the series. It has all the ingredients of a winning review! Well done!Judge Isabel Thomas
A 6 star review for your interesting and engaging description of why you love the Percy Jackson books so much – well done.Judge Simon Jodrell
A brilliant review – I love the three reasons structure, and the surprise cheeseburgers twist at the end!Judge Isabel Thomas
Captain of the Crew title for the most motivating parent or teacher
Amy is an a passionate reading teacher at Sherfield School in Hampshire UK, she also loves Browzly for its innovative approach in promoting independent reading practice and reading for enjoyment. Thank you so much Amy for your passion and participation.
Congratulations to all the winners and thank you so much for inspiring everyone with your reading and reviews.
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Where to next?
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- “Worldly book suggestions for all ages: Reading Challenge”
- “10 incredible books for 8-9 year olds: Reading Challenge”
- “2021 Browzly Reading Challenge: Make Your Own Transport Craft Activity”
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