World Book Day Competition!
Tuesday 1 March 2016
To celebrate World Book Day we are offering you the opportunity to be one of 3 winners of copies of the groundbreaking Teaching children how to learn by Gail Ellis & Nayr Ibrahim and Storytelling With Our Students by David Heathfield. To enter this competition simply like our World Book Day Facebook post here!
In March and April we are also offering two free story and book related resources in our Delta Downloads area:
Wilbur’s storybook recommendations is ideal for teachers who want to introduce children to the magical world of storybooks, with a friendly bookworm called Wilbur recommending more than 50 storybooks, giving you a synopsis and introduction to each one. Wilbur’s storybook recommendations, taken from Teaching children how to learn, also includes a storybook record template, which the authors recommend completing as you use these and other storybooks in your classroom.
Imagining and improvising is an activity which accompanies Aldar Kose Tricks the Bai, the best-known Kazak folk tale about the popular legendary hero, Aldar Kose. The activity is a creative means of getting students into the story, encouraging them to do improvised drama roleplay based on information you give them about characters and events. This activity is taken from Storytelling With Our Students, which encourages the use of storytelling in the classroom to build confidence, develop language skills and encourage speaking and listening fluency.
Competition Terms and Conditions
1. The World Book Day competition will run from 1st March 2016 and close at midnight on Sunday 17th April 2016. After this date no further entries to the competition will be permitted.
2. The winner will be announced on Delta Publishing UK’s page on Monday 18th April.
3. The promoter is Delta Publishing Ltd.
4. The rules of the competition and the prize are as follows:
– To enter the competition an individual must LIKE the competition post on Delta Publishing UK’s Facebook page.
– Three winners will be selected at random to win a copy of Teaching children how to learn and Storytelling With Our Students.
5. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.
6. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice should events outside of the promoter’s control occur. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.
7. No cash alternative to the prizes will be offered. The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.
8. The winners will be announced and notified via Delta Publishing UK’s Facebook page within 28 days of the closing date. If a winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
9. The winners agree to the use of his/her name on Delta Publishing UK’s Facebook page when the winners are announced.
10.By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
11.This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Delta Publishing Ltd and not to any other party.
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