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Reading Challenge

Friday, September 14, 2018

Reading Challenge 2018/19 is about to launch.

Reading Challenge will start on 8 October. Check out the detailed schedule.

Reading Challenge


Reading Challenge stimulates students' interest in reading by providing playful quizzes of designated books. Students who have completed the scheme will be awarded. Teachers can understand students' reading habits and capabilities with online reports.

Objectives

  • Stimulate students’ interest in reading and develop students' reading ability

Level

Two levels of challenges for students to choose from:

  • Junior Level: suitable for P1-6 students
  • Senior Level: suitable for S1-6 students

Details

  • Challenges are released in October, February and July. Students need to log in with their HKEdCity student accounts to finish the challenges within the scheme period.
  • Each challenge includes preview of book contents, questions, record of reading progress, etc.
  • All students are free to join the scheme and get individual student prizes.
  • Teacher reports with student progress are available on the website.
  • Hong Kong Education City have the final decision on the rules, terms and results of Reading Challenge.

Each challenge include the following items:

  1. Go to HK Reading City to read excerpt of the book.
  2. Take the quiz about the book.
  3. Add the book to  'My Reading Log', save and record your reading progress!
  4. Express your feelings and find more good books.


Reading Challenge starts on 7 October 2019 (Mon) till 16 August 2020 (Sun). Challenges are released in October, February and July. 



Schools and students with excellent performances will be rewarded. Teachers can register online with their HKEdCity teacher accounts by 17 July 2020 (Fri). Schools that have entered the Scheme are entitled to win school prizes. 

Student Awards

For each level, the 10 students with highest marks will be awarded $150 gift vouchers and certificate.

* If a student is eligible to be awarded at more than one level, they will get awarded at Senior Level.

Best Participation Awards for Schools

For the whole year, the 10 schools with the highest participating rates will be awarded. Awarded schools will receive $1000 gift vouchers and certificates.

Result Announcement

Date: 14/9/2020

Awarded schools and schools with awarded students will receive a separate notification through email.


Result(2018/19)

Best Participation Awards for Schools

Awardees will receive $1000 gift vouchers and certificates. 

Best Participation Awards for Schools
Tsuen Wan Chiu Chow Public School Our Lady's College
TAI KOK TSUI CATHOLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL TIN SHUI WAI GOVERNMENT SECONDARY SCHOOL
Po Leung Kuk Riverain Primary School Precious Blood Secondary School
Lutheran Tsang Shing Siu Leun School ST. STEPHEN'S CHURCH COLLEGE
L.K.W.F.S.L.WONG YIU NAM PRIMARY SCHOOL Lock Tao Secondary School

Student Awards

Students having completed all reading challenges in a level can click here to download the electronic certificate.